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James G. Jeffs

Clay modelling tools belonging to James G Jeffs

Period:
20th Century
Description:

Collection of clay modelling tools used by James G Jeffs (1904 = 1975) .

 

In 1945 Jeffs and his wife moved to Kirkcudbright with their daughter, and Jeffs began teaching at the Academy there.  He converted a row of cottages into a home and studio and began developing his talents as an artist and craftsman.  For the last twenty years of his life he devoted all his time to these pursuits.

Materials/Media:
wood, metal, horsehair
Dimensions:
various: (min) length 79mm, (max) length 255mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:1989.9.28
Digital Number:
DMTL021n
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council