Loan of Turner Watercolours from the British Museum, Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield, December 1964–January 1965, University of Nottingham Art Gallery, January–March 1965 (no catalogue).
Turner in the British Museum: Drawings and Watercolours, Department of Prints and Drawings, British Museum, London, May 1975–February 1976 (40, as ‘A breaking wave’, reproduced p.42).
J.M.W. Turner 1775–1851: Akvareller og Tegninger fra British Museum, Statens Museum for Kunst, Copenhagen, February–May 1976 (11).
William Turner und die Landschaft seiner Zeit, Hamburger Kunsthalle, May–July 1976 (25 and 155, reproduced twice, and in colour, p. Farbtafel VI).
¿¿¿¿¿¿/(Turner), Shipka Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria, April–?May 1978, Belgrade, Serbia [former Yugoslavia], May 1978, Muzeul de Arte al RS [Republica Socialista] Romania, Bucharest, June–July 1978(15).
J.M.W. Turner: Sea, Sky and Sun: Watercolours from the Turner Bequest, Loaned by the British Museum, Tate Gallery, London, December 1979–July 1980 (no catalogue).
¿¿.¿.G. ¿e¿¿e¿ (1775–1851)/J.M.W. Turner (1775–1851), National Pinakothiki, Athens, January–March 1981 (13, reproduced in colour p.78 as ‘A breaking wave’).