12 June 2001
Thomas Sidney Cooper, R.A. (1803-1902)
A Brook in the Marshes
signed 'T. Sidney. Cooper. R.A.'(lower left) and further signed and inscribed 'T. Sidney. Cooper R.A./42 Chepstow Villas .W/and/Vernon Holme Canterbury' (on an old label on the reverse) and incised with initials 'T.S.C.' (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
30 x 40 in. (76.3 x 101.5 cm.)
Anon. sale; Christie's, London, 5 October 1984, lot 90.
Anon. sale; Sotheby's, London, 29 March 1995, lot 127.
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Strand Magazine, vol. VII, Jan-June 1894, p. 238 as 'A Brook in the Meadows' (illustrated).
Sunday Strand, vol. V, Jan-June 1902, p. 280 as 'Tunford Farm' (illustrated).
London, Royal Academy, 1891, no. 337.
We are grateful to Kenneth Westwood for his help in the preparation of this catalogue entry.
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