Torrential rain hits Earth, causing the flooding of all land and the drowning of all life. Only Noah, his family and the animals on board of his ark survive. It is not known exactly when Turner made this painting. It was shown at an exhibition in 1805.
Andrew Wyeth Christina's World woman is Anna Christina Olson (3 May 1893–27 January 1968). had polio,Wyeth saw her crawling across a field while watching from a window in the house. his summer home. W on friendly terms with Olson, using her and her younger brother as the subjects of paintings from 1940 to 1968. Although Olson was the inspiration and subject of the painting, Wyeth's wife Betsy posed as the torso! Olson was 55 at the time.