L S Lowry Under The Hammer: Top Works Sold At Auction

“My ambition was to put the industrial scene on the map because nobody had seriously done it,” Laurence Stephen Lowry once said. The artist found his artistic inspiration after missing a train at Pendlebury station in 1916 – he saw a view of Acme Spinning Company’s mill, and hundreds of little figures working, and suddenly […]

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Lowry’s Styles And Techniques

Often mistaken as a self-taught artist during his lifetime, L S Lowry’s naïve style was actually honed from many years of art education and practice. Here we take a closer look at Lowry’s favourite materials, his artistic process and how he turned his best-known paintings into limited-edition prints. What colours did L S Lowry use? […]

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