Robert Edmond Jones collection
Scope and Content Note
The collection contains original drawings by Robert Edmond Jones.
- Jones, Robert Edmond, 1887-1954 (Person)
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The collection is open and available for use by researchers in the Andersen Library Reading Room.
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Robert Edmond Jones studied painting and drawing at Harvard University. In 1913, Jones went to Europe and began to experiment in scene design. He returned to the United States in 1915 and designed scenes and costumes for performances in New York and in 1934 he designed the first color motion picture for Pioneer Pictures, La Cucaracha.
Collection contains original drawings by Robert Edmond Jones.
- Scene painting Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Robert Edmond Jones collection
- Karen Spilman
- January 2005
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