Lot 3024
Jean Jones Jackson (NY/NC, 1907-1984), Coconut Grove
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Oil on Masonite, initialed at lower left, inscribed and dated 1969 to verso, framed.

Frame dimensions 4 1/2 x 6 5/8 in.

Private Collection, Brooklyn, New York

Jean Jones Jackson was an artist who incorporated fantasy into her folk-inspired paintings. Born in New York, she studied at the Academie Julien in Paris and the Art Students League in New York. In her later years, she was living in Hayesville, North Carolina.

Jackson's work has been a part of significant collections such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York and the private collection of Paul Mellon. She was represented by the famed Betty Parsons Gallery in New York.

Minor chipping to top right corner of frame; light surface grime.