Street Newspaper Vendor

Street Newspaper Vendor

Code: 10092


W: 66cm (26")H: 98cm (38.6")


A large, mid 20th century, oil on board painting depicting a street newspaper vendor.
A great ‘character’ painting, framed, signed and in good condition.
The reverse bears the inscription ‘Roy, 10, Byres Rd, Glasgow, W1’. And the painting is signed, Roy.
In the early 1950s an unknown artist whose surname was ‘Roy’ painted a series of murals in The Curlers Tavern, Byres Rd, Glasgow along with well known British artist, Fyffe Christie.