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The Yellow Balloon

© the copyright holder. Photo credit: Manchester Art Gallery

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A sunny seascape with a young mother by the sea, sitting on a rocky outcrop to the left of the centre, holding a towel and watching her young child to the right, who is playing with a yellow balloon. The child stands with its arms raised looking out towards the viewer. More figures are in the background to the right playing at the water's edge.

Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester


Date

1937

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 63.3 x W 76.3 cm

Accession number

1938.486

Acquisition method

purchased from the artist, 1938

Work type

Painting

Inscription description

artist's inscription : : blc : artist's name : DOROTHEA SHARP


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Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester M2 3JL England

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