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Image number: RS.12454
Credit: ©The Royal Society

Portrait of John Warcup Cornforth

Date

1941

Sitter

John Warcup Cornforth (1917-2013, Australian), Chemist

Creator

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Technique

Dimensions

height (print): 116mm
width (print): 81mm

Subject

Description

Head and shoulders portrait of John Warcup Cornforth in three-quarter profile to the right as viewed. Taken on his wedding day in Oxford, September 1941.

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

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