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Creator:
L. S. Lowry, 1887–1976, British
Title:

The Market Place

Date:
1952
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Support (PTG): 20 × 24 inches (50.8 × 61 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

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:
B2012.31.13
Classification:
Paintings
Collection:
Paintings and Sculpture
Subject Terms:
genre subject | market (event)
Access:
Not on view
Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:63990
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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)


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