The Pilot Boat (Trouville Fishing Boat in a Fresh Breeze)

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Edward William Cooke (English, 1811–1880)
The Pilot Boat (Trouville Fishing Boat in a Fresh Breeze), ca. 1839
Oil on canvas
41 × 56 1/2 × 1 1/4 in. (104.14 × 143.51 × 3.18 cm)
Layton Art Collection, Inc., Gift of Frederick Layton L1888.6
Photo credit: John R. Glembin
Currently on View

Publication History
Sawinski, Catherine. Out of the Vault—A Selection from Mr. Layton’s Gallery. Entry posted May 21, 2013. (accessed May 21, 2013).

Eastberg, John C. and Eric Vogel. Layton’s Legacy: A Historic American Art Collection 1888 – 2013. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Layton Art Collection, Inc., 2013, p. 104-7, color pl. 5, p. 104, color detail p. 106-7.

Munday, John. Edward William Cooke, 1811–1880: A Man of his Time. Woodbridge: Antique Collectors' Club, 1996, p. 323. (compare to watercolor after painting p. 324)

Northwick, John Rushout. Catalogue of the Late Lord Northwick's Extensive and Magnificent Collection, July 26–August 17, 1859 [auction catalogue]. London: J. Davy, 1859, p. 113, no. 1191. (accessed March 2).

This information is subject to change as the result of ongoing research.