Waiting for the shops to open: Barking Shopping Precinct, 1984.

Object number

LDVAL 2408


exact 1984

Physical description

A pale toned painting showing a parade of shops. In the front centrground is a lamppost, and behind this is a padesdrianised area with raised flower beds and seating, and a cylindrical advertising board. The area is lined on both sides by shops. Groups of people can be seen in places.



Whole length: 510mm
width: 440mm


Signature Painted Lower left corner: Win Agness
Label written On reverse: Win Agness / 7 Brantwood Gardens / Ilford Essex

Looking for records

This material can be accessed by appointment in our reading room, which is situated in the Visitor’s Centre at Valence House Museum. To make an appointment please email: localstudies@lbbd.gov.uk or telephone 020 8227 2033


Start dateexact 1984