(1879 - 1981)
Nell Hinton Choate Jones was active/lived in New York, Georgia. Nell Jones is known for modernist street genre and landscape painting.
Biography Nell Jones
Long-lived painter Nell Choate Jones was born in 1879 in Hawkinsville,
Georgia and lived to be over one-hundred years of age. She got a
late start in her artistic career and didn't begin to exhibit her work
until 1927. Her husband, Eugene Jones, also an artist, urged her
to explore her own artistic leanings by encouraging her to attend the
Adelphi Academy in Brooklyn, New York. This was in the 1920s when
Jones was over forty years old. She had studied privately, before
receiving a scholarship that helped her to a year of study in England
and France, painting impressionist landscapes in Fontainebleau.
She also did painting in New Mexico of Pueblos and other Native
American subjects. By 1936, Jone
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