A sandy shore fringed with ruins of classical and medieval buildings, gold and silver in the moonlight.

There is a boat with two yards anchored to the shore on the left and in the centre are the small figures of St. Augustine in a monastic habit and the Child emptying the sea into the sand.

National Gallery

Trafalgar Square, London, Greater London, WC2N 5DN
020 7747 2885

Opening times

Daily, 10am – 6pm (Fri, 10am – 9pm) Closed 24 – 25 Dec and 1 Jan

Exhibitions at National Gallery

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