School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

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Display artist/maker:

William Edward Jones

Born: 1825, UK, Wales, Flintshire, Newmarket   Died: 1877

Painter. Trained in Liverpool and London. Moved to Merthyr Tydfil in 1856 with J.D.Williams, a jeweller in London. He produced portraits, landscapes and historical subjects such as 'The Last Welsh Bard', a painting exhibited in the 1859 Eisteddfod at Llangollen

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Hywel Dda Codifying the Laws of Wales OP4 Oil Paintings

Lord Aberdare (1815-1895), President (1872-1895) OP60 Oil Paintings