Painting by Lowry's teacher to be sold at auction

'Apres-midi' by Adolphe Valette Credit: Bonhams

A painting by Adolphe Valette, the French artist who taught Manchester aritist LS Lowry drawing is to be sold at auction. It will go under the hammer at Bonhams in Chester later today. The painting titled 'Apres-midi' is expected to sell for between £15,000-20,000.