Dan Burne Jones Art Deco Gouache Painting of a Man and Towers
Daniel Burne Jones (American, 1908 – 1995)
Untitled (man and towers), mid-20th century
Gouache and ink painting on paper
Inscribed to verso
American artist Daniel Burne Jones was born in 1908. He spent his adult life living in Chicago with his wife Lucille Jacquie Jones and their son. Burne Jones was a close friend of many artists including Rockwell Kent and Lynd Ward. Kent appointed Burne Jones as his bibliographer, and following his passing Burne Jones published The Prints of Rockwell Kent: A Catalogue Raisonné, the first of its kind in 1975. Alongside collecting other artists’ prints, Burne Jones produced his own such as lithographs and wood engravings. He also published books including The Least of These: Mickey, Beloved Itinerant and an Eerie Incident- a True Tale of Innocence.
- torn upper right corner; tears to the upper and lower edge; paint loss, most notably to the edges; creases to the lower half of the sheet; slight curling the sheet.
- measures sheet.