Collection comprises: Chippendale Commode; set of eight Hepplewhite chairs; George I suite -12 chairs and 1 settee; Two printed silk programmes from Theatre Dalby, 1849; 2 Persian carpets.

Persian carpets currently unidentified within collection according to 2004 audit.


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.

New Walk Museum & Art Gallery

53 New Walk, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 7EA
0116 225 4900

Opening times

Mon - Fri, 11am - 4.30pm Sat - Sun, 11am - 5pm Closed 24 – 26 Dec, 31 Dec, 1 Jan

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