8 November 1996
Thomas Sidney Cooper, R.A. (1803-1902)
Sheep in a Mountainous Landscape
signed and dated 'T. Sidney Cooper/1862' (lower left)and incised with the artist's initials (on the stretcher)
oil on canvas
20½ x 30 in. (52.1 x 76.2 cm.)
Sold with a certificate of authenticity on which there is a pencil sketch signed, inscribed and dated 'This is to Certify that the Picture/submitted to me by Mr Dyson Lester/was was (sic.) painted by me Thos. Sidney Cooper R.A./The above pencil-sketch is the compo/-sition/3. Dec/1896'.
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Stephen Sartin, Thomas Sidney Cooper, R.A. 1803-1902, 1976, p. 65, no. 161, and fig. 24.
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