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Image number: RS.12430
Credit: ©AVALON

Portrait of John Warcup Cornforth

Date

ca.1990s

Sitter

John Warcup Cornforth (1917-2013, Australian), Organic chemist

Creator - Organisation

Object type

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 127mm
width (print): 176mm

Subject

Description

Half-length portrait of John Warcup Cornforth seated at a desk reading a book with bookshelves in the background.

Stamped on the reverse ‘PHOTO BY UNIVERSAL PICTORIAL PRESS & AGENCY LTD 30-34 NEW BRIDGE ST., LONDON EC4V 6BN TELEPHONE: 071-249 6730 FAX: 071-489 8982 This Copyright Photograph must not be reproduced without the written permission of this Agency. Ref. No.’ and inscribed ‘U3266-A-5’.

John Warcup Cornforth (1917-2013) was an Australian chemist, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1953.

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