Ben Uri collection

Brick Lane and Heneage Street

Series: East End Series

Artist information

Name John Allin (1934-1991)

Born London, England

Died London, England

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John Allin (1943 - 1991) was born in East London. He began to paint whilst serving a six month prison sentence for minor theft. He first exhibited his work in 1969 at the Portal Gallery and in 1979 won the international Prix Suisse Du Peinture Naïve award.

Object Details

Date c.1974–5

Object type print

Medium print on paper

Materials and techniques lithography (technique) paper (support)

Unframed 49 x 46.2 cm

Framed 69 x 63.2 cm

Signed signed and dated, bottom right: John Allin 75

Acquisition gift from Mr Jonathan Stone 1982

Accession number 1987-6ii

Display status not on display


east end | london | print | urban

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