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Title

The Twelfth of July in Portadown (1928)

Object Name

Painting

Maker

Lavery, Sir John 1856-1941 (Primary maker)
Lavery, Sir John 1856-1941 (maker)
Lavery, John (Sir) 1856 - 1941 (artist)

Date Made

1928
1928

Description

A street view of an Orange Order parade, marching on the 12th of July in Portadown. Buildings line either side of the road. Men in traditional dress, of bowler hats and orange sashes, can be seen marching down the middle, some play flutes, others lambeg drums. One rides a white horse under a banner of King William III of Orange. On lookers watch from either side of the procession.

Materials

oil on board

Catalogue Number

BELUM.U77

Copyright

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