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JONES, Owen (1809 - 1874), Draughtsman, architect, designer

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
JONES, Owen (1809 - 1874), Draughtsman, architect, designer

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British, 19th century, male.

Born 1809, in London; died 1874, in London.

Draughtsman, architect, designer. Ornaments.

Owen Jones was more of an architect than an artist; however, his work in decoration was important enough for it to be recognised. After he had completed his training at the Royal Academy, he travelled in Europe and the Orient. In 1834, he visited Granada where the Alhambra

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