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Lancashire Fair: Good Friday, Daisy Nook

Laurence Stephen Lowry

Lancashire Fair: Good Friday, Daisy Nook

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ArtistLaurence Stephen Lowry (1887-1976)
TitleLancashire Fair: Good Friday, Daisy Nook
MediumOil on canvas
ProvenanceWith Alexander Reid & Lefevre, London; with Leicester Galleries, London; from whom purchased by the Government Art Collection in March 1947
Exhibition'L.S. Lowry Centenary Exhibition', Salford Art Gallery, 16 October to 29 November 1987 (catalogue number 179); 'L. S. Lowry', (South Bank Centre touring exhibition based on centenary exhibition), Cleveland Art Gallery, Middlesborough, Herbert Art gallery & Museum, Coventry, Stoke-on-Trent Art Gallery, Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter, Barbican Art Gallery, London, 1987-1988 (catalogue number 44); 'New Displays 1994', Tate Gallery, London, May to November 1994; 'The Impossible View?', The Lowry, Salford, 19 July 2003 to 11 January 2004; 'The Myth of the North', The Lowry, Salford, 30 June to 4 November 2007; 'Government Art Collection: At Work', Whitechapel Gallery, London, 3 June to 4 September 2011; 'A Lowry Summer', The Lowry, Salford, 7 July to 28 October 2012; 'Revealed: Government Art Collection', Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery, 17 November 2012 to 24 February 2013, Ulster Museum, Belfast, 15 March to 9 June 2013; 'Lowry and the Painting of Modern Life', Tate Britain, London, 25 June to 20 October 2013
Dimensionsheight: 72.00 cm, width: 92.00 cm
Inscriptionbl: L S LOWRY 1946
AcquisitionPurchased from Leicester Galleries, March 1947
LocationUK, London, Downing Street
GAC number296

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