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Six year old's art hangs next to LS Lowry

The Sea

And the art work of a 6 year old boy will be hung next to Salford painter L.S Lowry's work. Jack Barker, from Cumbria, beat hundreds of other children as part of a competition to have his work exhibited. The work, entitled The Sea, will hang in the Lowry for a year.

The Lowry works with over 500 schools across the North West every year to introduce the world of the arts to young people.

Jack Barker,

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Lowry painting on display for the first time in 50 years

A painting by Salford artist L.S Lowry is on display for the first time since it was created over 50 years ago.

'Station Approach' depicts Manchester's exchange station Credit: Granada Reports

'Station Approach' depicts Manchester's exchange station and is expected to fetch up to £3 million when it goes up for auction next month.

It is being exhibited at the Lowry Theatre at Salford Quays.

Lowry painting on display at Lowry Theatre Credit: Granada Reports
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Lowry auction makes Suffolk woman £15 million

Piccadilly Circus by LS Lowry

An auction at Sotheby's has made a Cambridgeshire woman a multi-millionaire. Dawn Sadler from Dry Drayton inherited 15 paintings by LS Lowry from her brother AJ Thomson who built a successful waste paper business. This evening (Tuesday) they sold for a total of just over £15 million.

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