Reference Entry

Lowry, Laurence Stephen (1887–1976), painter

Mervyn Levy

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Lowry, Laurence Stephen (1887–1976), painter, was born on 1 November 1887 at 8 Barrett Street, Stretford, in Manchester, the home of the industrial revolution. He was the only child of Robert Stephen McAll Lowry (1857–1932), an estate agent's clerk, and his wife, Elizabeth (1858–1939)...

Reference Entry.  1791 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Drawing and Pastels ; Painting

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