oil on canvas
13” x 16”
signed lower left
original Southern States Art League exhibition label verso

Artist Biography

Nell Choate Jones was born in Hawkinsville, GA. She studied at Adelphi Academy in Brooklyn, New York, England and France, painting impressionist landscapes in Fontainebleau, painting in New Mexico of Pueblos and other Native American subjects. In 1936, in Georgia, painted expressionist works of black men and women. In NYC, she was President of both the American Society of Contemporary Artists and National Association of Women Artists. Personally and in her art, Jones was responsive to the problems of women as artists and in society. Her work was included in a 1999 exhibition at the Georgia Museum of Art of the University of Georgia, Athens: Before 1948: American Paintings from Georgia Collections.

Painting Features

Artist First Name Nell Choate
Artist Last Name Jones
Artist's Dates 1879-1981
Materials oil on canvas 1
Markings signed lower left, original Southern States Art League exhibition label verso
Size 13” x 16”
Price contact gallery
Comments Nicely framed and in excellent condition.