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COOKE, Edward William (1811 - 1880), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
COOKE, Edward William (1811 - 1880), Painter, watercolourist, engraver

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1811, in London; died 1880, in Groombridge, near Tunbridge Wells.

Painter, watercolourist, engraver. Landscapes, landscapes with figures, seascapes.

The son of the engraver George Cooke, Edward Cooke followed his father's trade for a number of years. During this time, he published a series of 65 engravings of views of the Thames. He then turned to oil painting, exhibiting his

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