ARIEL GALLERY

DAVID JONES CH CBE (1895-1974)

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Walter David Jones (known as David Jones) was a painter a British modernist poet.  He painted in watercolour – portraits and animals, landscape, legendary and religious subjects.  He was also a wood engraver and designed inscriptions.  T.S. Eliot considered him to be of major significance as a writer.  His “Anathemata” was viewed by W. H. Auden to be the best long poem written in English in the twentieth century.  His Welsh heritage and Christian beliefs helped to create and inform his literary and artistic achievements...

 

THE CULTIVATION OF CHRISTMAS TREES

Printed in 1954

Original colour lithograph

8 1/2 x 5 1/2 in (21.5 x 14.0 cm)

From The Ariel Poems, T. S. Eliot poem, published

by Faber and Faber Ltd., London

Printed by Jesse Broad & Co. Ltd., Manchester

 

Condition: Good overall condition. There are no

marks or creasing to the image, with fresh colours.

Presented in an ivory conservation mount with a soft

gold frame.

 

£75 framed

 

INSCRIPTION

Printed in 1954

Original lithograph

3 1/4 x 4 in (8 x 10 cm)

From The Ariel Poems, T. S. Eliot poem, published

by Faber and Faber Ltd., London

Printed by Jesse Broad & Co. Ltd., Manchester

 

 

Condition: Good overall condition. There are no

marks or creasing to the image, with fresh colours.

Presented in an ivory conservaion mount with a soft

gold frame.

 

£35 framed

jonesportrait David Jones Christmas trees David Jones Calligraphy

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