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Beryl Cook (1926-2008)
Beryl Cook (1926-2008)


Beryl Cook (1926-2008)
oil on card
12 x 8 in. (30.5 x 20.3 cm.)
Sold and accompanied with the original exhibition catalogue.
Exhibition catalogue, City of Plymouth Museum and Art Gallery, Beryl Cook on the Town, Plymouth, 1988, pl. 12, illustrated.
Plymouth, City of Plymouth Museum and Art Gallery, Beryl Cook On The Town, 1998, not numbered.

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This work depicts a couple who stayed at Beryl Cook's Guest House in Plymouth, Hoe. Cook is the figure behind the couple, who were husband and wife, and is pushing them out. The work is untitled as Cook disliked the couple intensely and did not wish to identify them.

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