Reference numberP/0247
TitlePortrait (study) of Jones, Bennett Melvill
ArtistGwynne-Jones, Allan
DescriptionHalf-length, half-face face portrait with the sitter facing the viewer’s left. Bennett Melvill Jones is shown in a modern business suit with books in both foreground and background. The sketch is annotated by the artist as a working drawing with various notes.
Physical descriptionPencil and chalk on paper
Dimensionsh 384 x w 265 mm
Access statusOpen
ProvenancePresented by Marianne Ford, in memory of Sir Brinsley Ford (1908-1999)
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