Friday, 5 July 2013

1929 - Ancoats

Ancoats 1929
Pencil on Paper
H: 27.8cm x W: 38.3cm.
Part of the Manchester City Art Gallery collection
It is signed on the bottom right by Lowry 1929.
A street scene with a large crowd of figures and some dogs. It is Fairburn's Buildings Passage off Store Stree, a cul-de-sa with passages leading to Great Ancoats Street. A factory and tall chimney can be seen to the left and there are more factories in the background.

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