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Oil painting - The Death of Cordelia
  • The Death of Cordelia
    Poole, Paul Falconer, born 1807 - died 1879
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The Death of Cordelia

  • Object:

    Oil painting

  • Date:

    1858 (painted)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Poole, Paul Falconer, born 1807 - died 1879 (painter (artist))

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Oil on canvas

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage


1858 (painted)


Poole, Paul Falconer, born 1807 - died 1879 (painter (artist))

Materials and Techniques

Oil on canvas

Marks and inscriptions

'PF[in monogram]Poole 1858'
Signed and dated by the artist, lower right


Height: 144.2 cm approx., Width: 187.4 cm approx.

Object history note

Purchased, 1887

Descriptive line

Oil painting, 'The Death of Cordelia', Paul Falconer Poole, 1858

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

Catalogue of British Oil Paintings 1820-1860, Ronald Parkinson, Victoria and Albert Museum, London: HMSO, 1990, pp. 231-33


Oil paint; Canvas


Oil painting




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