The Wallace Collection

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The Ebb-tide
  • Andreas Achenbach (1815 - 1910)
  • The Ebb-tide
  • 1849
  • Painting
  • Oil on mahogany panel
  • Image size: 46.2 x 68.3 cm
    Frame size: 78 x 97 x 10 cm
  • Signature: 'A.Achenbach 1849' Signed and dated 1849
  • P618
  • Housekeeper's Room
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • A characteristic example of the artist’s stormy scenes set on the North Sea coast. A herring boat is being unloaded in the mid-distance. Achenbach’s earliest landscapes were painted in a detailed manner, but in the 1840s he adopted the broader style exemplified here.