Collection of English Furniture and Persian Rugs by Various artists

Mahogany Pembroke table in Sheraton style; pair of corner cabinets; six mahogany chairs in Hepplewhite style; pair of torchères in Adam style; Georgian bow-fronted chest of drawers; serpentine-fronted chest of drawers; two Georgian wardrobes; pair of Sheraton chairs; pair of Hepplewhite chairs; hexagonal lantern; three Persian rugs and two Persian runners.

Details

Medium:
Wood / wool
Acquired in:
1955
Bequeathed by:
Ernest Edward Cook through The Art Fund

Three works (Georgian chest of drawers and two Georgian wardrobes) disposed from the collection in 1976 according to 2003 audit.

Provenance

Part of the E E Cook collection, grandson of Thomas Cook of Thomas Cook Travel Agency. Died in 1955 and bequeathed the entire contents of his house at Bath to the National Art Collections Fund.

Venue details

The Holburne Museum Great Pulteney Street, BATH Somerset BA2 4DB 01225 388588 www.holburne.org

Entry details

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