Isherwood was a friend of the artist L.S. Lowry, who purchased his 'Woman with Black Cat' and displayed it at his home.
A BBC documentary, 'I am Isherwood' was made in 1974 about the artist and his work.
UNLUCKY JIM ; to His Neighbours, James Isherwood Was a Sad, Old Eccentric. but LS Lowry Once Called Him "The Man Most Likely to Follow in My Footsteps". and, Says Simon Spence, Posterity May Be Proving Him Right
Jul 02, 2000; In his last years, no one who met him would have imagined that James Lawrence Isherwood had once been a celebrity. They certainly...