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Glyn Jones (1906 - 1984)

Painter and muralist, born in Manor Park, Essex, who attended Coopers School, Row, 1919-23, then the Slade School of Fine Art, 1923-6, under Henry Tonks and Philip Wilson Steer, won the Prix de Rome in decorative art, 1926, studying in Rome with Rex Whistler. While there, he travelled widely around the Mediterranean and was commissioned to paint for the Lord Milner memorial, Canterbury Cathedral. Returned to London, he took a flat at 105 Charlotte Street, which doubled as the Spectrum Gallery, running it with the sculptor Marjorie Meggitt, whom he married in 1937. Exhibited at RA, Leicester Galleries and Fine Art Society, where Lord d'Abernon, Lord Howard de Walden and Sir Joseph Duveen bought his work, patrons for many years. Solo exhibitions included The Fine Art Society, 1931, and The 'Twenty One Gallery, 1932. During World War 11 Jones was commissioned in the Army, working in Britain as an interpreter with Italian priso


Study for St Martin’s Altarpiece
Glyn Jones
Study for St Martin’s Altarpiece  For sale 
Study for St. Martins, circa 1927
Glyn Jones
Study for St. Martins, circa 1927  Sold 
Lowestoft, late 1920's
Glyn Jones
Lowestoft, late 1920's  Sold 
St Martin’s Altarpiece
Glyn Jones
St Martin’s Altarpiece  Sold