Hight Street, Swansea

Jack Jones (1922-1993)

Oil on Panel
Signed and Dated 1988
Size (inches): 20 (h) x 16 (w) inches
Size (cm): 50.8 (h) x 40.6 (w) cm

Born in the Hafod area of Swansea in 1922, Jack Jones was a self-taught artist inspired by the industrial landscape of his childhood.

Often described as 'The Welsh Lowry', he referred to himself as 'The Leonardo of the slag heap'.