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Oil painting - A Mackerel on the Seashore
  • A Mackerel on the Seashore
    Cooke, Edward William RA, FRS, FSA, born 1811 - died 1880
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A Mackerel on the Seashore

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Place of origin:

    Britain (painted)

  • Date:

    1837 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Cooke, Edward William RA, FRS, FSA, born 1811 - died 1880 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on panel

  • Credit Line:

    Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

  • Museum number:

    FA.44[O]

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Oil on panel depicting a mackerel

Place of Origin

Britain (painted)

Date

1837 (painted)

Artist/maker

Cooke, Edward William RA, FRS, FSA, born 1811 - died 1880 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Oil on panel

Marks and inscriptions

E W Cooke./May 1837
signed and dated diagonally bottom left

Dimensions

Height: 17.3 cm approx., Width: 25.4 cm approx., :

Object history note

Given by John Sheepshanks, 1857

Descriptive line

Oil painting entitled 'A Mackerel on the Seashore' by Edward William Cooke. Great Britain, 1837.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Parkinson, R., Victoria and Albert Museum, Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, London: HMSO, 1990, p. 43

Materials

Oil paint; Panel

Techniques

Oil painting

Subjects depicted

Fish; Mackerel

Categories

Paintings

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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