Matchstick men strike back at Tate
The Tate gallery has been refused permission to copy one of LS Lowry’s paintings in protest at its “boycott” of his works since his death 35 years ago. His estate’s decision has brought to the
Old Church and Steps by L.S. Lowry - art print from King & McGaw
Old Church and Steps by L.S. Lowry. King & McGaw has an extensive collection of art prints by established and emerging artists, which are all framed by hand in the UK.
Lowry on the Radio
I blogged earlier this month about the new L S Lowry retrospective at the Tate. Linking in with this, there were two interesting programmes today on BBC Radio 4 about the artist. The first was the Afternoon Drama, Mrs Lowry and Son, which you can listen to on BBC I-Player here. Written by Martyn Hesford, this didn't make for easy listening. Middle-aged batchelor Lowry lived with his bed-ridden mother, who resented Lowry's father for the reduced circumstances in which they later found…