Artist In Inventory
George Esten Cooke (1793-1849)
Born in St. Mary's County, Maryland, George Cooke showed a youthful interest in art, but first attempted various unsuccessful business endeavors, before teaching himself to paint by copying other portraits. He began his itinerant career in 1821, based principally in Washington, DC, while traveling to Richmond, Virginia and Montgomery, Alabama,...MORE
The Death of Julius Ceasar
George Esten Cooke