Laurence Lowry, aka L S Lowry
(United Kingdom, 1887 - 1976)

Known for his paintings of the industrial landscapes of the north of England. His style was of crowds of simple dark figures surrounded by grey buildings and industrial fog in towns such as Pendlebury and Salford in Greater Manchester. There is a museum in Salford that contains many of his works and is named after the artist.

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Name:Laurence Lowry
Dates:1887 - 1976
Nationality:United Kingdom
This artist has 218 artworks in the database. Add more!
Top owners of works by this artist
The Lowry - Salford(United Kingdom - Salford)98 artworks
Manchester Art Gallery(United Kingdom - Manchester)11 artworks
Private collection8 artworks
Tate Britain - London(United Kingdom - London)7 artworks
Royal Academy of Arts (Burlington House) - London(United Kingdom - London)6 artworks
Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens(United Kingdom - Sunderland, Greater Newcastle)6 artworks
Whitworth Art Gallery - University of Manchester(United Kingdom - Manchester)5 artworks
Arts Council Collection at the South Bank Centre(United Kingdom - London)4 artworks
Amgueddfa Cymru - Cardiff(United Kingdom - Cardiff)4 artworks
Government Art Collection - UK(United Kingdom - London)3 artworks
Usher Art Gallery - Lincoln(United Kingdom - Lincolnshire)3 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are COPYRIGHTED.

This person died fewer than 70 years ago (in 1976).

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