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Image number: RS.12959
Credit: ©The Royal Society,

Portrait of Ronald Aylmer Fisher

Date

1933-1934

Sitter

Ronald Aylmer Fisher (1890-1962, British), Statistician

Creator

Maurice Stevenson Bartlett (1910-2002, British), Statistician

Object type

Archive reference number

Material

Dimensions

height (drawing): 299mm
width (drawing): 217mm

Subject

Description

Head of R A Fisher, half turned to the right as viewed. Fisher is shown wearing round-framed spectacles with a jacket, light shirt and patterned tie.

Initialled below: ‘M.S.B.’

Ronald Aylmer Fisher (1890-1962) British statistician and geneticist, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1929.

Maurice Stevenson Bartlett (1910–2002), statistician and probabilist, was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1961.

Associated place

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