Sheep in landscape
oil on wood
35.5 x 48.8 panel; 54.6 x 65.0 x 7.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r., brown paint "T Sdny Cooper 1853".
Bequest of Albert and Katey Nathan 1941
Not on display
Albert and Katey Nathan, Bequest of Albert and Katey Nathan 1941
Referenced in 4 publications
Art Gallery of New South Wales catalogue of British paintings, Sydney, 1987, p 41, illus p 41.
British painting 1800–1990 in Australian and New Zealand public collections, Sydney, 1997, p 67, no 446. As 'Sheep in landscape'.
Thomas Sidney Cooper, CVO, RA, 1803–1902, Leigh-on-Sea, 1976, p 54, no E167, p 63, no 107. Sartin identifies the picture as no 513 in the RA exhibition of 1853 titled ‘Ewe milking’, but this seems unlikely.
Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 1997 [for the year ended 30 June 1997], Sydney, 1997, p 65. Loan to Dalton Films Pty Ltd.