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Bearman's

60.00
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Bearman's

60.00

320x450mm Recycled Paper, Vansons rubber ink, (not sold with mount)

 

2-Colour wooden type (maker unknown), combined with a print block from a 1920's US Hunting Magazine (artist unknown).

Bearmans was a famous department store in the Eastend up until the 1970's in Leytonstone.  With the plethora of betting shops, chicken shops, nail bars and other generally dull high street shops in the township today, this work whilst for the nostalgic also questions what the next generation will remember Leytonstone for? Poundland and Argos may not be quite as evocative 30 odd years from now?  

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320x450mm Recycled Paper, Vansons rubber ink, (not sold with mount)

 

2-Colour wooden type (maker unknown), combined with a print block from a 1920's US Hunting Magazine (artist unknown).

Bearmans was a famous department store in the Eastend up until the 1970's in Leytonstone.  With the plethora of betting shops, chicken shops, nail bars and other generally dull high street shops in the township today, this work whilst for the nostalgic also questions what the next generation will remember Leytonstone for? Poundland and Argos may not be quite as evocative 30 odd years from now?