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    Sale 5936

    The Country House Sale - Property of the 14th Earl of Kintore & The Collection of the Late Bernard Lyons, C.B.E.

    18 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 75

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1802

    Price Realised  

    ENGLISH SCHOOL, CIRCA 1802
    Portrait of William Cookson, half-length, in an interior, his left hand resting on a book, a landscape beyond
    indistinctly signed and dated 'J .... R.A. pinxit 1802' (upper left)
    and with identifying inscription 'William Cookson/(Father of F. J. Cookson/Vicar of St. John's)/grandson of the W Cookson/who was brother to Joseph/Vicar of Leeds' (on a label on the reverse)
    pastel

    30 x 25 in. (77.5 x 64.6 cm.)


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