Philip James de Loutherbourg.
1778. Oil on canvas. Dulwich Picture Gallery, London, UK. More. [Order a Print]
Philip James de Loutherbourg
(1740-1812) was a German-born painter who had trained and worked in Paris. After moving to London in 1771 he made his name as a designer of innovative stage sets for the theater. He also showed landscapes and subject paintings at the Royal Academy