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Eric Tucker painted the everyday people in his hometown of Warrington, England — like this smoker in a pub. Tony Longmore hide caption

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'Unseen Artist' Eric Tucker Spent Decades Painting — But Nobody Knew

Boxer and laborer Eric Tucker created hundreds of paintings of his home town — and kept them secret, stashed around his house. Now, almost two years after his death, he has a museum exhibition.

Syrian refugees head northwest through the town of Hazano in Idlib province as the flee renewed fighting Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. (AP Photo/Ghaith Alsayed) Ghaith Alsayed/AP hide caption

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Opinion: Democratic Debate Ignores The Question of Syria

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Moon Little People
Untouchable Number Dr. Toast
Quickpig Kettell
Alma il:lo

Eric Tucker painted the everyday people in his hometown of Warrington, England — like this smoker in a pub. Tony Longmore hide caption

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'Unseen Artist' Eric Tucker Spent Decades Painting — But Nobody Knew

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Sleepyface Birocratic
Shakedown Birocratic
Consistency NK-67
Canyon Walls Koresma
After Thoughts Oddisee
Brontide Coloured Tongues
More Streets zpiderflower
Future Waves Uther Moads

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