Henry Richard Cook

Period of Activity active c. 1804-1849
Gender Male
Biographical Notes Reproductive stipple engraver, pupil of Robert Thew, worked in London and Paris during the first half of the nineteenth century. Engraved mainly portraits including some after Lawrence, Haines and Craig. In 1829 he was in partnership with John West Cook, London-road, Surrey, engraver.
The British Museum record for Henry Richard Cook groups him with ‘H. Cook’ and ‘H Cooke’, pending further clarification, but notes that they may be other engravers, possibly related.

Sources:
British Museum, ‘Henry Richard Cook (Biographical details)’, at http://www.britishmuseum.org/research.aspx. Accessed 21.4.2018.
'Cook, Henry R.’, in Benezit Dictionary of British Graphic Artists and Illustrators (New York: Oxford University Press, 2012).
The Law Advertiser, vol. 7 (1829).

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