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Allen Jones

(1937-), Artist

Sitter in 13 portraits
Artist of 3 portraits
Painter, sculptor and printmaker. Born in Southampton, Jones studied at Hornsey College of Art (1955-59) and the Royal College of Art (1959-60), where he became associated with the emergence of Pop Art. His first exhibition was held in 1963. Jones is known for his brightly coloured, abstracted paintings, which from the early 1960s included commercial, sexual and glamorous imagery, sometimes fusing male and female figures. An erotic or fetishistic element became pronounced from the mid-late 1960s. His later work includes metal cut-outs. Jones was elected a member of the Royal Academy in 1986.

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Allen Jones, by Allen Jones - NPG 5911

Allen Jones

by Allen Jones
oil on canvas, 1959-1960
NPG 5911

Allen Jones, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P1954

Allen Jones

by Lord Snowdon
gelatin silver print, 29 November 1963
NPG P1954

Allen Jones, by Clive Barker - NPG 5878

Allen Jones

by Clive Barker
coloured crayon on paper, 1984
NPG 5878

Allen Jones, by Lord Snowdon - NPG P539

Allen Jones

by Lord Snowdon
colour print, 1985
NPG P539

Allen Jones, by John Hedgecoe - NPG x13188

Allen Jones

by John Hedgecoe
platinum print, 1969
NPG x13188

Allen Jones, by Peter Stark - NPG x200039

Allen Jones

by Peter Stark
C-type colour print, 1970s
NPG x200039

Allen Jones, by Peter Stark - NPG x200040

Allen Jones

by Peter Stark
C-type colour print, 1970s
NPG x200040

Allen Jones, by Peter Stark - NPG x7759

Allen Jones

by Peter Stark
resin print, 1970s
NPG x7759

Allen Jones, by Bryan Wharton - NPG x88635

Allen Jones

by Bryan Wharton
bromide print, 24 January 1976
NPG x88635

Allen Jones, by Jill Kennington - NPG x127145

Allen Jones

by Jill Kennington
bromide print, 1987
NPG x127145

Allen Jones, by Nicholas Sinclair - NPG x77014

Allen Jones

by Nicholas Sinclair
gelatin silver print, 1993
NPG x77014

Allen Jones, by Dennis Toff - NPG x131349

Allen Jones

by Dennis Toff
archival inkjet print, 15 May 2007
NPG x131349

Royal Academicians In General Assembly, by Dennis Toff - NPG x134136

Royal Academicians In General Assembly

by Dennis Toff
C-type colour print, 28 May 2009
NPG x134136



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