Part of the Ernest Edward Cook collection.

Mr Cook bequeathed the entire contents of his house at No.1 Sion Hill Place, Bath to the Art Fund. The bequest comprised of over 150 paintings, tapestries, furniture, silver and porcelain and was distributed to nearly 100 UK galleries. The collection was formed between 1929-1939 and added to in 1953 at the Ashburnham sale.

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.


Leamington Spa Art Gallery & Museum

Royal Pump Rooms, The Parade, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4AA
01926 742700
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Tue – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm Sun and Bank Holidays, 11am – 4pm Closed Mon (except Bank Holidays)

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