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Cooke Collection

"Remembering the Soulful Legend: Sam Cooke (1933-1964)" In this captivating photograph from 1964, we catch a glimpse of the mesmerizing American soul singer, Sam Cooke

Background imageCooke Collection: SAM COOKE (1933-1964). American soul singer. Photograph, 1964

SAM COOKE (1933-1964). American soul singer. Photograph, 1964

Background imageCooke Collection: Bibbulmun Track walk Mt. Cooke

Bibbulmun Track walk Mt. Cooke
Hiking near Mount Cooke, near Jarrahdale, Western Australia, is one of the highest points on the Darling Scarp at 582 metres

Background imageCooke Collection: Paphiopedilum venustum

Paphiopedilum venustum orchid (Cypripedium venustum). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, London, 1821

Background imageCooke Collection: Epicurus / Cooke

Epicurus / Cooke
EPICURUS Greek philosopher Date: 341 - 270 BC

Background imageCooke Collection: A discussion on the Piltdown skull by John Cooke

A discussion on the Piltdown skull by John Cooke
Portrait group of well-known British scientists examining the Piltdown skull. This topical painting was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1915

Background imageCooke Collection: Fly agaric, Agaricus muscarius

Fly agaric, Agaricus muscarius.. Fly agaric, Agaricus muscarius. Chromolithograph of an illustration by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke from A Plain and Easy Account of British Fungi, Robert Hardwicke

Background imageCooke Collection: Lattice fungus, Clathrus cancellatus

Lattice fungus, Clathrus cancellatus.. Lattice fungus, Clathrus cancellatus. Chromolithograph of an illustration by Mordecai Cubitt Cooke from A Plain and Easy Account of British Fungi

Background imageCooke Collection: London Bridge looking north from the upper landing of steps near Tooley Street, 1833

London Bridge looking north from the upper landing of steps near Tooley Street, 1833

Background imageCooke Collection: Maskelyne & Cooks automaton, Psycho

Maskelyne & Cooks automaton, Psycho
Maskelyne & Cooks thought-reading, whist playing automaton, Psycho, as demonstrated at the Egyptian Hall in Piccadilly, London

Background imageCooke Collection: Maskelyne and Cookes 'The Artists Dream'. John Nevil Maskelyne and George Co

Maskelyne and Cookes "The Artists Dream". John Nevil Maskelyne and George Co
Maskelyne and Cookes " The Artists Dream". John Nevil Maskelyne and George Cooke, presented for the first time to a West End audience an entertainment they had been giving for several years

Background imageCooke Collection: Ilfracomb, North Devon, c1818. Creator: William Bernard Cooke

Ilfracomb, North Devon, c1818. Creator: William Bernard Cooke
Ilfracomb, North Devon, c1818. Engraving after Ilfracombe, North Devon: Storm and Shipwreck, painting by JMW Turner, c1813-1816

Background imageCooke Collection: Richard I, (1157-1199), c1787

Richard I, (1157-1199), c1787. King of England from 6 July 1189 until his death, known as Richard Coeur de Lion or Richard the Lionheart because of his reputation as a great military leader

Background imageCooke Collection: Emetic mushroom, Russula emetica 1, and orange

Emetic mushroom, Russula emetica 1, and orange cups, Peziza aurantia 2.. Emetic mushroom, Russula emetica 1, and orange cups, Peziza aurantia 2

Background imageCooke Collection: Mildred Lady Burghley

Mildred Lady Burghley
MILDRED (nee Cooke) lady BURGHLEY second wife of William Cecil, Lord Burghley. Date: 1526 - 1589

Background imageCooke Collection: The Battle of Agincourt, 1773. Creator: William Walker

The Battle of Agincourt, 1773. Creator: William Walker
The Battle of Agincourt, 1773. After Samuel Wale (1721-1786). The Battle of Agincourt in of 1415 of the Hundred Years War

Background imageCooke Collection: Crested iris, Iris cristata

Crested iris, Iris cristata. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1828

Background imageCooke Collection: Peony, Paeonia moutan rosea

Peony, Paeonia moutan rosea. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1825

Background imageCooke Collection: The Man from Mexico, Grand Theatre, Oldham

The Man from Mexico, Grand Theatre, Oldham
The Man from Mexico, a comedy at the Grand Theatre, Oldham, previously at the Strand Theatre, London. 1911

Background imageCooke Collection: The Right Honourable the Earl of Chatham seized with a Fit in the House of Peers, c1787

The Right Honourable the Earl of Chatham seized with a Fit in the House of Peers, c1787
The Right Honourable the Earl of Chatham seized with a Fit in the House of Peers previous to his death, c1787. From A New

Background imageCooke Collection: E Cooke

E Cooke

Background imageCooke Collection: Pirrie Carlisle Archive - autographs and illustration

Pirrie Carlisle Archive - autographs and illustration
Pirrie Carlisle Archive - George Maurice Burn (1862-1945) pen and ink study on card, Thames barges under sail. Signed by visitors to a soiree. 6 x 4.25 inches

Background imageCooke Collection: Elwood Cooke and Bobby Riggs at Wimbledon

Elwood Cooke and Bobby Riggs at Wimbledon
Both Elwood Cooke (1913-2004) and Bobby Riggs(1918-1995) were newcomers at Wimbledon tennis tournament. Here they are flanking British tennis player Miss Mary Hardwick (1913-2001) and George Godsell

Background imageCooke Collection: Nicole Cooke Takes Gold

Nicole Cooke Takes Gold Womens Cycling Road Race Womens Cycling Road Race Olympic Stadium, Beijing, China 10 August 2008 GREAT BRITAIN Date: 10 August 2008

Background imageCooke Collection: Emma Johansson, Nicole Cooke and Tatiana Guderzo

Emma Johansson, Nicole Cooke and Tatiana Guderzo Womens Cycling Road Race Womens Cycling Road Race Olympic Stadium, Beijing, China 10 August 2008 SWEDEN, GREAT BRITAIN, ITALY Date: 10 August 2008

Background imageCooke Collection: Nicole Cooke

Nicole Cooke Womens Cycling Road Race Womens Cycling Road Race Olympic Stadium, Beijing, China 10 August 2008 GREAT BRITAIN Date: 10 August 2008

Background imageCooke Collection: Paul Cooke

Paul Cooke Newport Rugby Union 06 October 1997 Date: 06 October 1997

Background imageCooke Collection: Danny Cooke

Danny Cooke Jockey Wetherby Raceday, Wetherby Racecourse Wetherby Racecourse, Wetherby, England 23 November 2011 WETHERBY RACEDAY, WETHERBY RACECOURSE, ENGLAND, OCTOBER 2011 Date: 23 November 2011

Background imageCooke Collection: Cover of the programme for The Egyptian Hall (engraving)

Cover of the programme for The Egyptian Hall (engraving)
733546 Cover of the programme for The Egyptian Hall (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Cover of the programme for The Egyptian Hall, Piccadilly)

Background imageCooke Collection: Portrait of Sir Edward Coke, Lord Chief Justice, illustration from

Portrait of Sir Edward Coke, Lord Chief Justice, illustration from
745942 Portrait of Sir Edward Coke, Lord Chief Justice, illustration from Heads of Illustrious Persons of Great Britain, pub

Background imageCooke Collection: 'The Mysterious Cabinet Trick'(engraving)

"The Mysterious Cabinet Trick"(engraving)
2777092 " The Mysterious Cabinet Trick" (engraving) by Tenniel, John (1820-1914) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: " The Mysterious Cabinet Trick." Cartoon)

Background imageCooke Collection: Miss Francis of Yale, a three-act farce by Michael Morton, at the Theatre Metropole

Miss Francis of Yale, a three-act farce by Michael Morton, at the Theatre Metropole, Camberwell, London, E B Normans Company from The Globe Theatre, starring Ethel Hope and Stanley Cooke

Background imageCooke Collection: Music cover, So It Was

Music cover, So It Was, words by George Horncastle, music by John Cooke Junior, sung by G H MacDermott. 19th century

Background imageCooke Collection: Telegraphy (engraving)

Telegraphy (engraving)
608020 Telegraphy (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Telegraphy; various telegraphy machines produced by Cooke & Wheatstone)

Background imageCooke Collection: Shop front of Shoolbred and Cooke, Drapers, Tottenham Court Road, London (engraving)

Shop front of Shoolbred and Cooke, Drapers, Tottenham Court Road, London (engraving)
583719 Shop front of Shoolbred and Cooke, Drapers, Tottenham Court Road, London (engraving) by Whittock, Nathaniel (1791-1860); Private Collection; (add.info.: Shop front of Shoolbred and Cooke)

Background imageCooke Collection: Ancient vase in the possession of Mr. George Cooke

Ancient vase in the possession of Mr. George Cooke. Vase in red clay with black design of men with quadriga four-horse chariot and deer

Background imageCooke Collection: Tagua tagua passionflower, Passiflora serratodigitata

Tagua tagua passionflower, Passiflora serratodigitata (Passiflora palmata). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney

Background imageCooke Collection: Gonostemon grandiflorus var. sororius

Gonostemon grandiflorus var. sororius (Stapelia sororia). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Woolly net-bush, Calothamnus villosus

Woolly net-bush, Calothamnus villosus
Woolly net-bush or silky net-bush, Calothamnus villosus (Calothamnus villosa). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet

Background imageCooke Collection: True cinnamon tree, Cinnamomum verum

True cinnamon tree, Cinnamomum verum (Laurus cinnamomum). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Pelargonium auritum

Pelargonium auritum (Pelargonium melananthon). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Red passion flower, Passiflora racemosa

Red passion flower, Passiflora racemosa (Passiflora princeps). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Cape gorse, Aspalathus angustifolia

Cape gorse, Aspalathus angustifolia (Borbonia lanceolata). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Mountain devil, Lambertia formosa

Mountain devil, Lambertia formosa. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Helichrysum proliferum

Helichrysum proliferum (Elichrysum proliferum). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Baja organ pipe cactus, Stenocereus stellatus

Baja organ pipe cactus, Stenocereus stellatus (Cactus stellatus). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Gay orchis, Galearis spectabilis

Gay orchis, Galearis spectabilis (Orchis spectabilis). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Billbergia amoena

Billbergia amoena (Tillandsia amoena). Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke after George Loddiges from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817

Background imageCooke Collection: Gonna, Struthiola juniperina

Gonna, Struthiola juniperina. Handcoloured copperplate engraving by George Cooke from Conrad Loddiges Botanical Cabinet, Hackney, 1817



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"Remembering the Soulful Legend: Sam Cooke (1933-1964)" In this captivating photograph from 1964, we catch a glimpse of the mesmerizing American soul singer, Sam Cooke. With his powerful voice and magnetic stage presence, he left an indelible mark on the music industry. On a lighter note, let's not forget our furry friend Ch Stanolly Scooby Doo - always ready to bring joy and laughter into our lives. His playful antics never fail to put a smile on our faces. Meanwhile, Epicurus reminds us of the importance of finding pleasure in life's simple pleasures. Just like enjoying a warm batch of freshly baked cookies straight out of the oven – pure bliss. Embarking on the Bibbulmun Track walk up Mount Cooke offers breathtaking views that remind us how nature can be both awe-inspiring and humbling at once. It's moments like these that make us appreciate the beauty around us. John Cooke's discussion on the Piltdown skull takes us back in time as we unravel mysteries from history. The quest for knowledge continues to intrigue minds across generations. "The Artists Dream" by Maskelyne and Cookes transports us into a world where imagination knows no bounds. This magical performance by John Nevil Maskelyne and George Co sparks wonderment within all who witness it. William Bernard Cooke captures Ilfracomb's charm in North Devon circa 1818 through his artistic lens. A snapshot frozen in time, reminding us of simpler days gone by. The Fly agaric mushroom (Agaricus muscarius) stands tall with its vibrant red cap dotted with white spots – nature's own work of art. Its enchanting appearance has fascinated many throughout history. London Bridge looking north from Tooley Street reveals glimpses into bustling city life during 1833 – horse-drawn carriages passing through archways while people go about their daily routines along its iconic structure.