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David Jones
Dates: British, 1895 - 1974
Biographical Account:

David Jones was born on 1 November 1895 in Kent. Jones decided to abandon a traditional education for art school and attended the Camberwell Art School. Along with painting, he also had an interest in Poetry and is considered one of the first generation British modernist poets.

 

Jones painted predominantly in watercolour, painting portraits and animals, landscape, legendary and religious subjects.

 

He died 28 October 1974.

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