16 November 2007
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.)
Jeremy Tudor, Tynewydd.
with Howard Roberts Gallery, Cardiff, 1966.
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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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