Ebenezer Wake Cook (1844-1926) Australia

Biographical Information

Born in England in 1843, Cook arrived in Melbourne in 1853. He studied painting, engraving and lithography under Nicholas Chevalier. He was a colleague of Tom Roberts and Rupert Bunny and a foundation member of the Victorian Academy of Arts. He returned to England in 1873 where his work was exhibited at the Royal Academy. He is represented in the National Galleries of Victoria and South Australia and in many private collections. He died in 1926. Edit or add to this biography

Market Information

The Stage Coach Crossing
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The Stage Coach Crossing
Watercolour, 33 x 47.5 cm
Australian British, New Zealand & European Historical and Contemporary Paintings etc., Leonard Joel, Melbourne.
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 Total number soldNumber with imagesHighest priceRecent average price*
Paintings116A$16,000 N/A
Works on Paper17162A$19,000 A$319
Photographs10A$140 N/A

* Calculated on sales over the last three years, where there are a sufficient number of sales over that period.

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