This painting was conducted by John Constable. The style of this painting is Romanticism and the genre is Marina. This painting was completed in 1827. John Constable; British painter born in Suffolk, United Kingdom on June 11, 1776 and he died in London, United Kingdom on March 31, 1837. His active years of painting were 1800 to 1837. This painting was created during his intense "skying" period. His sky paintings from 1828-1829 capture his emotion of his wife's passing; which featured dark, turbulent skies that carried the emotional weight of the work produced.