Lane at Cooksbridge

Accession Number
2013/1.297

Title
Lane at Cooksbridge

Artist(s)
John Atkinson Grimshaw

Object Creation Date
1893

Medium & Support
oil on canvas

Dimensions
20 1/2 in. x 16 1/2 in. ( 52.07 cm x 41.91 cm )

Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Peter Heydon

Physical Description
Figures in a winter landscape. A couple and their small dog are silhouetted against snow and ice on a diagonal path lower right by a rail fence and a pollard willow. He is in a top hat and jacket, she in a long coat and broad hat, carrying an umbrella. A cottage with three chimneys and a steep roof is right of center behind a hedge and gate parallel to the path. Another house and wooded horizon are visible through the distant haze under a golden sky.

Primary Object Classification
Painting

Primary Object Type
landscape

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Keywords
fences (site elements)
houses
landscapes (environments)

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