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Image number: RS.12435
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of John Warcup Cornforth

Date

1980

Sitter

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

Creator

Object type

Material

Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 202mm
width (print): 169mm

Subject

Description

Half-length portrait of John Warcup Cornforth, seated in a garden chair, holding a drink in left hand. Possibly taken at Michael Papadopoulos’ residence in Houston, Texas.

Inscribed on the reverse’78% W. inside 28. 27 picas. Sir John Cornforth’ and stored in an envelope inscribed ‘HOUSTON APRIL 1980’.

Reproduced in Suburbia-Reporter, Wednesday April 30, 1980, volume 27, number 17.

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