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Unidentified Street, Rochdale, Lancashire

© the artist. Photo credit: Rochdale Arts & Heritage Service

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Manchester-based artist David Gledhill made a number of new paintings, of which this was one, for a solo exhibition at Touchstones Rochdale in 2006. They were developed from photographs of Rochdale which he selected from the Local Studies collection. This built on an important strand of his work, creating paintings from found photographs and examining the connection between the built environment and our sense of place.

Touchstones Rochdale





oil on canvas


H 91.7 x W 142.3 cm

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gift from the artist, 2006

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Touchstones Rochdale

The Esplanade, Rochdale, Greater Manchester OL16 1AQ England

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