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3072B Boston
January 26, 2018 10:00 AMCalender

Thomas Sidney Cooper (British, 1803-1902) Cattle and Sheep by the Coast

Auction: American & European Works of Art - 3072B Location: Boston Date / Time: January 26, 2018 10:00AM


Thomas Sidney Cooper (British, 1803-1902)

Cattle and Sheep by the Coast
Signed and dated "a design/TS Cooper/1859" l.r., signed and dated "T. Sidney Cooper, ARA/1859" on the reverse, with a label from Grundy & Smith, Manchester, England, affixed to the back of the frame, titled in the catalogue raisonné.
Oil on panel, 9 x 12 in. (22.8 x 30.5 cm), in a period frame.
Condition: Retouch, horizontal crack c.l., scattered abrasions.

Provenance: Sotheby's Colonnade, February 3, 1993, Lot 307; Cider House Galleries, Surrey, England; the collection of Charlotte duPont Donaldson, Massachusetts.

Literature: Kenneth J. Westwood, Thomas Sidney Cooper, C.V.O., R.A.: His Life and Work (Barrington, Ilminster, Somerset: David Leathers Publishing, 2011), catalogue number O.1859.21, p. 293.
Estimate $700-900

Framed dimensions: 17 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.

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Charlotte duPont, Kenneth J. Westwood, United Kingdom, Charlotte duPont Donaldson, Manchester, Surrey