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James Jackson

 (1882 - 1975)
James Ranalph Jackson was active/lived in Australia.  James Jackson is known for painting.

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James Jackson


Widely regarded for his sparkling views of Sydney Harbour, James Jackson was principally a classically trained figurative painter who, during the first decades of the 20th century, commanded far higher prices for his paintings of nudes and elegantly dressed women than his harbor scenes.  Indeed, the first works by Jackson acquired from his Sydney exhibitions during the Federation years were all depictions of elegant Edwardian women, such as Maidenhead, 1910, Oleanders, 1914, The Dreamer, 1916, and The Holiday, 1916.  By the 1920s a shift occurred in his figurative compositions and he predominantly painted nudes in Arcadian-like landscapes albeit with a distinguishable Australian sens  ...  Displaying 750 of 2754 characters.



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About  James Jackson

Born:  1882
Died:   1975
Known for:  painting