Watson and the Shark

John Singleton Copley, Watson and the Shark, 1778. National Gallery of Art, Ferdinand Lammot Belin Fund 1963.6.1

Watson and the Shark was an immediate success when exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1778. Its favorable reception helped establish Copley's  reputation in London


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