Artist: Joe L. Jones. Signed lower right
Title: Regatta Barnegat Bay New Jersey
About the original:
REGATTA (BARNEGAT BAY NEW JERSEY). 1951.
Oil on canvas. 22 x 40 inches.
Signed lower left: Joe Jones.
The New Jersey shore furnished subjects for Jones' paintings
before and after his residence was established in that state.
During the summer months he roamed the coast, where he
painted Regatta, a view of Barnegat Bay. This large reach of water is formed by Island Beach Peninsula and Long Beach Island. It is entered from the ocean at the famous Barnegat
About this item for sale: A lithograph (ca. 1952) similar to this subject
is in The Toledo Museum of Art collection.
"Reviews and Previews . . . Joe Jones," Art News, L October 1951 p. 48.
Toledo Museum of Art Museum News, no. 140 December 1952
(p. 4 fig. 6) repr.
University of Nebraska Lincoln, Nebraska, Sixty-first Nebraska Art
Association Exhibition March 1951 no. 81.
Toledo Museum of Art 39th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary
American Paintings, June 8- August 31 1952, no. 36.
Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh The 1952 Pittsburgh International
Exhibition of Contemporary Painting, October 16-December 14 1952
no. 128 repr.
California Palace of the Legion of Honor San Francisco
Carnegie International 1953.