16 November 2007
Laurence Stephen Lowry, R.A. (1887-1976)
Mother and Sons
signed and dated 'LS Lowry 1961' (upper left)
felt-tipped pen, pencil and black crayon
13¾ x 10 in. (35 x 25.4 cm.)
with Hamet Gallery, London.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 13 December 1973, lot 19.
Anonymous sale; Christie's, London, 11 June 1976, lot 114.
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London, Hamet Gallery, L.S. Lowry, September - October 1972, no. 77, as 'Woman and sons'.
Manchester, City Art Gallery, on loan.
An oil painting of the same subject, Three Figures (Mothers and Sons), from 1967, and previously in the collection of Monty Bloom, was sold in these rooms on 8 June 2007, lot 123 (private collection).
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