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Modern & Contemporary Art(#19MOD) 22/06/2019 10:30 AM GMT Closed

Lot 136 of 173: Norman Stansfield Cornish (1919-2014) ''Street Scene with Tanky Engine'' Signed, oil on board, 62.5cm by 90cm Provenance: Purchased from the artist's family Norman Cornish lived on Bishop's Close Street, Spennymoor for most of his childhood. During his youth the housing conditions on the street were primitive; there were no bathrooms, gardens or inside lavatories. The houses were illuminated by gaslight and a penny gas-meter. Epidemics of diphtheria, smallpox and scarlet fever were rife amongs

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Sold For:£15,000
Estimate: £10,000 - £15,000

Modern & Contemporary Art(#19MOD)  22/06/2019 10:30 AM GMT  Closed