Priest and Cat by Vincent Chevilliard

Part of the Ernest Edward Cook collection.

Details

Medium:
Watercolour
Acquired in:
1955
Bequeathed by:
Ernest Edward Cook through The Art Fund

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.

Venue details

Hartlepool Art Gallery Church Square, HARTLEPOOL Cleveland TS24 7EQ 01429 869 706 hartlepoolartgallery.co.uk

Entry details

Free to all

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