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Laurence Stephen Lowry, R.A.

The Auction

Artist's Resale Right

Estimate:

1,200,000 to - 1,800,000 GBP

Property from an Important British Collection

Laurence Stephen Lowry, R.A.

Laurence Stephen Lowry, R.A.

The Auction

The Auction

Estimate:

1,200,000 to - 1,800,000 GBP

Lot sold:

2,556,000

GBP

Property from an Important British Collection

Laurence Stephen Lowry, R.A.

1887 - 1976

The Auction


signed L. S. LOWRY and dated 1958 (lower right)

oil on canvas

unframed: 64 by 76cm.; 25¼ by 30in.

framed: 82.5 by 94cm.; 32½ by 37in.

Executed in 1958.


We are grateful to The Estate of L.S. Lowry for their kind assistance with the cataloguing of the present work. 

For a condition report for this work please email bryn.sayles@sothebys.com.


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Lefevre Gallery, London, where acquired by Harry Finegold, Esq., London

Crane Kalman Gallery, London

Private Collection, Wales

Sale, Christie's London, 6 November 1981, lot 293

Crane Kalman Galley, London, where acquired by the present owner in 2000

Manchester, City of Manchester Art Gallery, L.S. Lowry Retrospective Exhibition, June – July 1959, no. 69
London, Royal Academy of Arts, L.S. Lowry RA,  4 September – 14 November 1976, no. 238 (dated 1957) 
London, Crane Kalman Gallery, L.S. Lowry - A Selection of Masterpieces, June - August 1994
Salford, The Lowry, Lowry Favourites, March 2009 (then on loan until October 2012)
London, Crane Kalman Gallery, The Estate of L.S. Lowry: A Selection of Works, 12 November – 26 January 2013 (on loan)
Nanjing, Nanjing University of the Arts, L.S. Lowry: Artist of the People, 14 November – 16 December 2014, illustrated in the catalogue pp. 41-42 (as dated 1957)