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Title

Mont St Michel-Shrimpers

1842


Artist

Edward William Cooke

England

27 Mar 1811 - 04 Jan 1880


Details


Date

1842


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on canvas


Dimensions

97.0 x 142.5 cm stretcher; 131.2 x 176.0 x 10.0 cm frame


Signature & date

Signed and dated l.l., black paint "E W Cooke March 1842"


Credit

Purchased 1887


Location

Not on display


Accession number

4530


Artist information

Edward William Cooke

Works in the collection

4


Provenance


William Leech, London/England

Christie's London, 21 May 1887, London/England, Purchased by the AGNSW from Christie's London, 21 May 1887, lot. 121


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Renée Free, Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, 39 (illus.).

Anne Kirker and Peter Tomory, British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, 67. cat.no. 440