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{{subst:Quick infobox|Richard Jones|1767|1840|}} Richard Jones (born 1767 died 1840), animal painter, born in 1767, was a native of Reading, and obtained some repute as a painter of sporting subjects. He exhibited some animal pieces and portraits at the Royal Academy in 1818, 1819, and 1820. Four sporting subjects by him were engraved in mezzotint by Charles Turner for Ackermann's 'Repository'. Jones died in 1840. [DNB 1][1]


  1.  This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain

    L. C.

    (1892). "Jones, Richard (1767-1840) (DNB00)". In Lee, Sidney. Dictionary of National Biography 30. London: Smith, Elder & Co. p. 0.

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These references are found in the DNB article referred to above.

  1. Graves's Dictionary of Artists, 1760–1880.

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