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Where do you go to escape from things? David Jones went to Capel y Ffin, a remote artist community in the Black Mountains. His muted image of this peaceful place is both calming and strange, in the geometry of seemingly deserted architectural forms, hidden in the tangle of nature on the hillside.





mixed media on paper


H 56.2 x W 38.9 cm

Accession number

NMW A 557

Acquisition method

purchased, 1991

Work type

Mixed media & collage

Signature/marks description

signed and dated, recto, lower left: DavidJones 1926-27


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