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Billy

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There have bee 50 favourable comments regarding the evocative painting by Robert Calvin depicting the old Market Patch that onced faced St Peters Church. placed by Anne Jayne on Wolverhampton Past and Present

I have a framed print of it too Says Andy Lockett- Who enquires has anyone any details about the artist & when it was painted ?

As Anne says the Artist was Robert Calvin

I have posted this information for other interested in one of my favourite subjects Wolverhampton Markets and market Traders

Market Pram

The painting was taken from this photograph from my collection of the Market Patch in the 1950′, albeit with a little poetic licence.

More information on the old Markets can be obtained from me on Lost Wolverhampton.

Below the old cellar head.