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.
Artist: William C. Irving
The poster includes a sheet with key to the painting highlighting northeast personalities and on the reverse the famous Blaydon Races song lyrics.
© Tyne & Wear Museums.
The original painting is held in the Shipley Art Gallery, Gateshead.
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