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Compact Distress - The Smiths

Compact Distress - The Smiths

By Richard Dean

Regular price £35.00 GBP
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Part of the Compact Distress illustration series by local artist Richard Dean. This powerful graphic piece is a tribute to the iconic Manchester band The Smiths and a throwback to the days of cassette tapes.

Giants of the Manchester music scene, this print pays homage to one of the greatest albums of all time and is a perfect addition to any true music lover’s collection.

The Smiths were an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1982. They comprised the singer Morrissey, the guitarist Johnny Marr, the bassist Andy Rourke and the drummer Mike Joyce.

They are regarded as one of the most important acts to emerge from the 1980s British independent music scene.

The given print sizes include the white border around the image.

Richard Dean is an illustrator and Designer working across clothing, artwork and TV & Film.

Fine art quality print, hand trimmed and packed with care in Manchester, UK


All Manchester Art Prints are made on heavyweight archival quality art paper, using giclée pigment inks. Prints are wrapped in archival packaging to ensure they arrive with you in perfect condition.

Shipping & Returns

Our standard production time for prints is 3 days before dispatch. Framed prints have a 10 day lead time prior to dispatch.


Prints and frames are individually sized according to the aspect ratio of the original artwork. However, all Manchester Art Prints are available in a selection of sizes - small, regular, medium and large. See individual products for their sizing options.

Handling Instructions

These are fine art prints and we advise handling them with care - avoid touching the printed surface where possible during handling.

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