The Market Place
- Oil on canvas
- Support (PTG): 20 × 24 inches (50.8 × 61 cm)
Inscribed on verso, canvas, center, aligned vertically top to bottom, Winsor & Newton canvas stamp in black ink: "NATIONAL CANVAS | No. 1 | Prepared by | WINSOR & NEWTON LTD. | LONDON – ENGLAND" [Note: National Canvas No.1 is one of two wartime canvases produced by W&N. It continued to be available for some time after the end of the Second World War.]; Inscribed in pencil on top of right stretcher bar: "7802"; nscribed in pencil on left end of lower stretcher bar: "7802"; inscribed in pencil, left stretcher bar, brown paper tape adhered to the framing tape: "Reid + Lefevre = CHICAGO"
Signed in black paint, lower left: "LS Lowry 1952"
- Credit Line:
- Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Nicholas Pritzker
- Copyright Status:
- © The Estate of L.S. Lowry. All Rights Reserved, DACS / ARS 2015
- Accession Number:
- Paintings and Sculpture
- Subject Terms:
- genre subject | market (event)
- Not on view
Ian Collins, Modernism and memory : Rhoda Pritzker and the art of collecting, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, 2016, pp. 18, 39, 54, 61, 77, 78, 109, 201, color detail [p. 18], fig. 43, 207 fig., N6768 .M635 2016 OVERSIZE (YCBA)