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Thomas Jones
1742–1803

Montmélian in Savoy

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Medium
Oil on paper laid down on canvas
Size
13 ½ × 21 ¾ inches · 343 × 552 mm
Notes
Signed and inscribed: ‘MONT MELIAN / in Savoy / T. JONES No. XVIII’ (lower right)
Painted in 1776
Collections
  • Thomas Jones;
  • Anna Maria Thomas, daughter of the above;
  • Jane Evan-Thomas, by descent;
  • Private collection, by gift from the above, 1986;
  • Private collection, USA, 2014. 
Exhibitions
  • Cardiff, National Museum of Wales, Manchester, Whitworth Art Gallery and London, National Gallery, Thomas Jones (1742-1803): An Artist Rediscovered, 2003-4, no. 67.
Literature
  • Paul. Oppé (ed.), ‘Memoirs of Thomas Jones, Penkerrig, Radnorshire, 1803’, The Walpole Society, vol. XXXII, 1946-8, p.44;
  • Ann Sumner and Greg Smith (ed.), Thomas Jones (1742-1803): An Artist Rediscovered, exh. cat., London, 2003, p.177, repr.

Private collection, USA