A summer's day indistinctly signed 'T.Sidney Cooper 1867' (lower right) oil on canvas 76 x 122cm (29 15/16 x 48 1/16in).
PROVENANCE: J. Wallace Taylor, his sale, Christie's, 27 June 1903, lot 117, 220gns to King Christie's 9 March 1907, lot 100 (as Cattle in a meadow), 165gns to Clark Collection of James Clark Esq Thence by direct descent to his great granddaughter
EXHIBITED: Glasgow, Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts, 1868, no.240, (priced £315)
LITERATURE: Kenneth Westwood, Thomas Sidney Cooper, C.V.O., R.A., His Life and Work, cat. no.O.1867.5
We are grateful to Kenneth Westwood for his assistance in cataloguing this lot.