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On the Trail of L. S. Lowry (walking tour)

05/07/2021 1:30 pm
05/07/2021 3:30 pm
Queen Victoria Statue
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Piccadilly Gardens, Manchester, United Kingdom, M1 1RG

Next Zoom talk-tour: Monday 28 June 2021.
On your computer, 6.00pm.
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Next Walking tour: Monday 5 July.
Meet: TfGM Travelshop, Piccadilly Gardens, 1.30pm.
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He called himself a “simple man”, but he was the strangest of fellows. He never left the British Isles, enjoyed no sexual relations, and made his will over to a much younger woman, whom he befriended simply because she shared his surname. Yet he became Britain’s best-loved 20th century painter.

Lowry’s day job was not as an artist. He was a rent collector in the slum areas of the city. We explore the man behind the paintings, and take you through the haunts he visited and depicted.

Lowry - Picc Gdns


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