School of Art

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School of Art
Aberystwyth University
Buarth Mawr
SY23 1NG

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Display artist/maker:

Alfred Janes

Born: 1911, UK, Wales, Swansea   Died: 1999, London

Painter. Son of a greengrocer. Studied at Swansea School of Art, 1927-31, and the Royal Academy, 1931-34. Served in the Second World War in North Africa, 1940-46. Taught part-time at Swansea School of Art, 1936-63, and later at Croydon College of Art. He was a friend of the writer Dylan Thomas. He painted still lifes, portraits and semi-abstract works

Objects in the collections associated with this artist/maker

Dr. Thomas Parry (1904-1985), Principal (1958-1969) OP55 Oil Paintings