1948 - ?

Emily Gwynne-Jones

Emilie Gwynne-Jones was born in the Wandsworth district, London on 7 July 1948, daughter of painter Allan Gwynne-Jones and his wife Rosemary Elizabeth née Allan (2 October 1911-12 October 2008), who married at St Pancras, London in 1937. Emily studied at the Royal Academy Schools with travel in Europe, and then at the Royal College of Art 1966-1970 under Carel Weight (1908-1997), working in Paris during 1968. Emily won a British Council Travelling Scholarship to Budapest in 1971 and worked on costumes for the English National Opera 1973-1975 before studying at North-East London Polytechnic and etching with Norman Ackroyd (born 1938), followed by textiles at Central School of Arts and Crafts 1977-1978. She married at Cirencester, Gloucestershire in 1980, painter Frank Beanland and they lived at Metfield Lane Farm, Fressingfield in Suffolk, but she continued to paint under her maiden name. Emily has exhibited at the Royal Academy Summer Exhibitions; New English Art Club; New Grafton Gallery and was a member of the Contemporary Portrait Society and has had solo shows with Michael Parkin Gallery 1977, King Street Gallery 1983 and Heveningham Hall, Suffolk 1993 and many mixed shows. In 1972, she illustrated 'Pavane for a Dead Infanta' by Hugh Ross Williamson.

Royal Academy Exhibits
from Eastleach Turville, Cirencester, Gloucestershire
1970 144 Man Fishing in a Gravel-pit
1971 575 Lady Katherine Ridley
723 Les Arcs-sur-Argens, Var
949 Sunset at Claviers
1973 453 Sheep in Merionethshire
462 Summer Garden by Lake Balaton, Hungary
528 Peter Writing
1976 238 Pink Interior: Wells Beach
247 Green Still Life with Winter Jasmine and Jug
1977 203 East Quantloxhead, Somerset
320 Evening Low Tide, Wells
1978 Allan Gwynne-Jones Writing
from 2 Church Terrace, Huntingfield, Suffolk
1980 96 Sunlit Still Life, Norfolk
1091 Leaves in a Tin
from Metfield Lane Farm, Fressingfield, Eye, Suffolk
1981 1077 Firelight and Sunlight, Le Lauzab
1982 1238 Raw Fish
1983 1131 Enamel Jug in Attic
1164 Memento Mori: Summer Corn
1986 293 Study I
333 Study II
1987 225 Dusk: Bristol Channel
1039 Kabir Nath: Eton leaving portrait
1988 1000 The Last of the Beach Huts, Wells-next-the-Sea, Norfolk
1990 300 Great Maiden’s Blush Rose
         440 Dozing Model
1994 981 Emily Marshall, Parc, Easter 1993 – oil
2005 409 From Kensington Palace – oil

Works by This Artist