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    Sale 7424

    20th Century British Art

    16 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 30

    David Jones (1895-1974)

    Cattle and Horses

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    David Jones (1895-1974)
    Cattle and Horses
    signed and dated 'David Jones/1932' (lower right)
    pencil, watercolour and bodycolour
    29 x 19¼ in. (73.7 x 48.9 cm.)


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    Elements of the background and the cool palette that David Jones employs here are reminiscent of his paintings of Rock Hall, Northumberland, the home of the collector, Helen Sutherland which Jones frequently visited.

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    Provenance

    Jeremy Tudor, Tynewydd.
    with Howard Roberts Gallery, Cardiff, 1966.