Blaydon Races Museum Poster.
Shipley Art Gallery poster featuring a William C. Irving painting showing the Blaydon Races 1903.
The annual Blaydon Races and Fair was a major event on Tyneside in the 19th and early 20th centuries.
The picture was painted by the Newcastle artist William Irving, who included many local characters in it.
The poster includes a sheet with key to the painting highlighting northeast personalities and on the reverse the famous Blaydon Races song lyrics.
|Poster size 50cm x 70cm (19.7” x 27.6”)|
|All posters are dispatched in protective mailing tubes to arrive in the best condition possible.|
Reproduction poster print from the original painting.
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