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Illustrated life of Richard Robert Jones (Dic Aberdaron) (Drawing volume 51)

Illustrated life of Richard Robert Jones (Dic Aberdaron) (Llyfr Lluniadu 51)

Ellis Owen Ellis ('Ellis Bryn-Coch') was born in Aber-erch, Caernarfonshire and started painting whilst working as a carpenter's apprentice. His career as an artist was supported by Sir Robert Williams Vaughan of Nannau (1768-1843) and Sir Martin Archer Shee (1769-1830) who was responsible for introducing him to many important artists. Ellis concentrated on Welsh subjects and produced illustration…