Attributed to John Crome the Elder (1768-1821), British
Oil on board; given to John (Old) Crome and titled to the gallery nameplate
24" x 34" — 61 x 86.4 cm.
The Cox family gave a number of gifts of pictures, notably a landscape by Thomas Gainsboroug, a C.F. Daubigny river view, a Ferdinand Victor Roybet portrait; a Jules Dupre, an Attributed Mulready (offered in this sale, Lot 6) and this painting Attributed to Old Crome.
The H.C. Cox Collection, Toronto;
Presented to the Art Gallery of Toronto (Art Gallery of Ontario) by Mr. and Mrs. H.C. Cox in 1926, Accession No. 803;
Deaccessioned to benefit art purchases at the AGO