Dan Burne Jones Etching of Reclining Figure "The Outward Room"
Dan Burne Jones (American, 1908 – 1995)
The Outward Room
Etching on paper
Signed to lower right margin
Inscribed to lower margin
American artist Daniel Burne Jones was born in 1908. He spent his adult life living in Chicago with his wife Lucille Jacquie Jones and their son. Burne Jones was a close friend of many artists including Rockwell Kent and Lynd Ward. Kent appointed Burne Jones as his bibliographer, and following his passing Burne Jones published The Prints of Rockwell Kent: A Catalogue Raisonné, the first of its kind in 1975. Alongside collecting other artists’ prints, Burne Jones produced his own such as lithographs and wood engravings. He also published books including The Least of These: Mickey, Beloved Itinerant and an Eerie Incident- a True Tale of Innocence.
- toning; scattered surface marks, most notably to margins; sheet is unevenly trimmed.
- measures sheet; plate mark measures 8" W x 6" H.