Lot 2: LAURENCE STEPHEN LOWRY, R.A. | Father Going Home

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Description: oil on canvas
Dimensions: 38 by 25.5cm.; 15 by 10in.
Medium: oil on canvas
Exhibited: Graves Art Gallery, Sheffield, The Works of L.S. Lowry, 15th September - 14th October 1962, cat. no.88;
Salford, Salford Art Gallery, L.S. Lowry, Centenary Exhibition, 16th October - 29th November 1987, un-numbered exhibition;
Middlesbrough, Cleveland Art Gallery,  Lowry, 5th December 1987 - 17th January 1988, cat. no.57, with Arts Council tour to Herbert Art Gallery and Museum, Coventry; Stoke-on-Trent Art Gallery, Stoke-on-Trent; Royal Albert Memorial Museum, Exeter and Barbican Art Gallery, London.
Literature: Mervyn Levy,  The Paintings of L.S. Lowry, Oils and Watercolours, Jupiter Books, London, 1975, cat. no.86.

Provenance: Monty Bloom, Stockport, and thence by descent to Martin Bloom
Michael Grimes, Liverpool, where acquired by the father of the present owner in the late 1980s
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