Newtown Pit signed 'L.S. LOWRY' (lower right) oil on canvas 25.4 x 40.7 cm. (10 x 16 in.) Painted circa 1920
PROVENANCE: Gerald B. Cotton Esq. Sale; Christie's, London, 13 June 1980, lot 212 Dr. Peter Phillips Sale; Christie's, London, 10 June 2005, lot 84 Private Collection, U.K.
EXHIBITED: Bury, County Art Gallery, Works of L.S. Lowry R.A., June - July 1962, no.18 (where lent by Gerald B. Cotton Esq.) Accrington, Haworth Gallery, Paintings and Drawings by L.S. Lowry, R.A., 4 - 30 September 1971, no.4 (where lent by Dr. Peter Phillips) London, Arts Council of Great Britain, Coal: British Mining in Art 1680 - 1980, 1 October 1982 - 1 May 1983, no.12