The 'Flymo' Beauty Contest

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The work was exhibited in the 'MIRRORS' exhibition at Stoke-on-Trent City Museum & Art Gallery (now The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery) 1986–1987. It was initially believed lost in the fire of 2000 at the artist's studio but unexpectedly came to light in 2004 shortly after the artist's death.

The Potteries Museum & Art Gallery



The 'Flymo' Beauty Contest




oil on canvas


H 122 x W 173 cm

Accession number


Acquisition method

gift, 2008

Work type


Signature/marks description

signed and dated Mallalieu 1.86


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