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Portrait - Susan, Mrs Geoffrey Cockell


Date:1870  
Medium:oil?  
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Subject:portrait, female  
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Sitter:Cockell, Susan  
Sitter Note:sister of LJ.  

 

History

Exhibited:RA 1889 (cat. no. 1332)  
Further Exhibitions:RA 1889 cat. no. 1332  
Sale Provenance:Sold for 15s [1870]  
Alternative Title:Mrs Cockell (Graves RA)  
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Bibliography

Reviews:  
Jopling 1925 Quote:''Sir John Millais came, and was full of fun. He was struck by the good looks of my sister, Mrs. Cockell, and, putting her arm under his, he said: “We are the best-looking couple, here, so we must walk out, arm in arm.” (1872, Jopling 1925, chapter 7)  
Other Quotations:'sister of George' (Grattan NB ADAP p.9)  
Other Published Sources:Jopling 1925 list; Jopling 1925, p. 136  
Unpublished Sources:Grattan NB ADAP