Drawings by L.S. Lowry

1912–80

collection owner: L.S. Lowry, ‘Drawings by L.S. Lowry’ 1912–80

This collection features drawings and sketches by L.S. Lowry along with his autograph book - featuring autographs and sketches made by L.S. Lowry over many years while visiting his friends. Also in the collection is a painting by Lowry's teacher from the Manchester College of Art, Pierre Adolphe Valette, who was an influential figure in Lowry's artistic career. These items belonged to family friends, Geoffrey S. and Alice Bennett and their son Geoffrey Eric Bennett who donated these materials to the Tate. All of these items have been digitised and are available to browse online.

Collection Owner
L.S. Lowry 1887–1976
Collection
Tate Archive
Acquisition
Donated by Geoffrey Eric Bennett and Rev. G. S. Bennett (father) to Tate Archive in November 1980.
Reference
TGA 8019

6 objects in this collection

Title
Drawings by L.S. Lowry
Date
1912–80
Description
This collection features drawings and sketches by L.S. Lowry along with his autograph book - featuring autographs and sketches made by L.S. Lowry over many years while visiting his friends. Also in the collection is a painting by Lowry's teacher from the Manchester College of Art, Pierre Adolphe Valette, who was an influential figure in Lowry's artistic career. These items belonged to family friends, Geoffrey S. and Alice Bennett and their son Geoffrey Eric Bennett who donated these materials to the Tate. All of these items have been digitised and are available to browse online.
Reference
TGA 8019

Showing 6 objects

Geoffrey Eric Bennett b1939 Autograph book containing drawings and signatures

1948–80

L.S. Lowry, recipients: Geoffrey S. Bennett, Alice Bennett Sketches of heads and figures

04 April 1966