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GEORGE COOKE, THREE CHILDREN C. 1845 O/C
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George Esten Cooke (American / Maryland, 1793-1849), "Three Children" ca. 1845, oil on canvas depicting three children, likely from Columbus, GA, playing with a model sailboat against a sunset forest background, dated lower right, framed. Approx. h. 54.25", w. 44.25" (frame), h. 48", w. 40" (canvas). Provenance: From the Estate of Charles Hammock, JR.; Estate of Mr. Stephen W. Ackerman, Highlands, NC; Estate of Mrs. Benjamin Tigner, Meriwether County, GA. Reference: "George Cooke 1793-1849, Georgia Museum of Art, Donald Keyes, page 75, plate 15. According to the text, as a result of abrasion to the painting, the signature has been erased and a partial date remains that is only visible with UV light.
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GEORGE COOKE, THREE CHILDREN C. 1845 O/C

Estimate $5,000 - $10,000
Jun 10, 2022
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Starting Price $2,500
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0549: GEORGE COOKE, THREE CHILDREN C. 1845 O/C

Sold for $3,000
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Est. $5,000 - $10,000Starting Price $2,500
June Fine Estates & Collections: Session 2
Jun 10, 2022 10:00 AM EDT
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Lot 0549 Details

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George Esten Cooke (American / Maryland, 1793-1849), "Three Children" ca. 1845, oil on canvas depicting three children, likely from Columbus, GA, playing with a model sailboat against a sunset forest background, dated lower right, framed. Approx. h. 54.25", w. 44.25" (frame), h. 48", w. 40" (canvas). Provenance: From the Estate of Charles Hammock, JR.; Estate of Mr. Stephen W. Ackerman, Highlands, NC; Estate of Mrs. Benjamin Tigner, Meriwether County, GA. Reference: "George Cooke 1793-1849, Georgia Museum of Art, Donald Keyes, page 75, plate 15. According to the text, as a result of abrasion to the painting, the signature has been erased and a partial date remains that is only visible with UV light.

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