LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA
LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA
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LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA
LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA
LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA
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LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 GBP

LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA

Estimate: 15,000 - 25,000 GBP
Lot sold:40,000GBP

Description

LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A.

1887-1976

TRAWLER IN A ROUGH SEA


signed and dated 1960

pencil on paper

26 by 35.5cm.; 10¼ by 14in.

Condition Report

The sheet is laid down onto the mount. The upper, right, and lower edges are cut. The left edge is torn neatly from a spiral bound notebook. There is very gentle rounding to the upper and lower right corners. There is some light mount staining to the extreme edges of the work. There are some scratches and light rubs to the surface of the work. There appears to be a very light impression from another drawing. There is some very light smudging to the work. There is some dust and studio detritus to the surface of the work. This excepting, the work appears to be in very good overall condition.


The work is window mounted and presented in a wooden frame under glass.


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Provenance

The Estate of the Artist by 1963

Alex Reid & Lefevre Ltd, London

Acquired by the present owners by the 1970s

Literature

Mervyn Levy, Drawings of L.S. Lowry, Cory, Adams & Mackay Ltd, London, 1963, illustrated cat. no.61.

Catalogue Note

The present drawing was made by Lowry from the Promenade at Sunderland.