Beinecke Rare Book & Manuscript Library

Beinecke Digital Collections

Robert Edmond Jones

Robert Edmond Jones (circa 1920) Robert Edmond "Bobby" Jones (December 12, 1887 – November 26, 1954) was an American scenic, lighting, and costume designer.

He is credited with incorporating the new stagecraft into the American drama. His designs sought to integrate the scenic elements into the storytelling instead of having them stand separate and indifferent from the play’s action. His visual style, often referred to as simplified realism, combined bold vivid use of color and simple, yet dramatic, lighting.
Showing 1 - 2 of 2 for search: 'Jones, Robert Edmond', query time: 0.17s
View: List list Grid grid

Help

Expand Your Search

Search our local catalog, finding aids, and more.


Need assistance?

Ask a librarian.