Admission is always free Directions
Open today: 10:00 to 5:00
Cook, 1st bt., Francis, Sir
British, 1817 - 1901
Biography
Son of William Cook, Francis Cook married Emily Lucas and had two sons, Frederick Lucas Cook (d. 1920) and Wyndham Cook (d. 1905). In 1849 he rented Doughty House in Richmond, Surrey, to which he added a large number of galleries to house his growing art collection.

Bibliography
1885
Robinson, John Charles. "The Gallery of Pictures by the Old Masters, Formed by Francis Cook, Esq., of Richmond." Art Journal 1885:133-137
1932
Brockwell, Maurice W. Abridged Catalogue of the Pictures at Doughty House, Richmond, Surrey. London, 1932
2004
Danziger, Elon. "The Cook collection, its founder and its inheritors." The Burlington Magazine 146, no. 1216 (July 2004): 444-458.
Related Content

Filter results by:

Works on View

Limit to works on view

Online Images

Limit to works with online images

Classification

Limit to works of classification:

Nationality

Limit to works of artist nationalities:

Online Editions

Limit to works belonging to editions:

Time Span

Limit to works created between:

Styles

Limit to works containing styles:

Photographic Process

Limit to works containing photographic processes:

Locations

Find works executed in:


Subjects

Find works containing subject terms:


Alternate Numbers

Find works with an alternate reference number (for example, Key Set number) containing:


  • Filters: