The River Wear at Sunderland by L S Lowry

View of river with buildings, factory chimneys in distance; dock-side sheds and walking figures in foreground.

Details

Medium:
Oil on plywood
Dimensions:
52 x 61 cm
Art Fund grant:
£250 ( Total: £585)
Acquired in:
1963
Vendor:
Alex Reid & Lefevre Ltd

Lowry had called it Docks and Canal, Sunderland. No other Royal Academician had painted Sunderland.

Venue details

Sunderland Museum & Winter Gardens Burdon Road, SUNDERLAND Tyne and Wear SR1 1PP 0191 5612323 www.seeitdoitsunderland.co.uk

Entry details

Free entry to all
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Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 2pm – 5pm

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