Sculpture bust of Elsie Widdowson

    Date
    1974
    Sitter
    Elsie May Widdowson (1906 - 2000, British)
    Creator
    Margo [Marguerite] Bulman (1913 - 2003, British) , Sculptor
    Object type
    Archive reference number
    Material
    Dimensions
    height (sculpture): 315mm
    width (sculpture): 165mm
    depth (sculpture): 200mm
    Subject
    Description
    Head of Elsie Widdowson, slightly inclined to the left as viewed with bow around her neck.

    Elsie May Widdowson (1906-2000) was a British nutritionist, she was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1976.
    Object history
    Provenance: Presented by Professor E.O.R Reynolds F.R.S., on behalf of the colleagues and friends of Dr Elsie Widdowson, 1995

    The donation is recorded in the Royal Society Minutes of Council, minute 4.21, meeting 12 October 1995. [CMO/81]

    Cast and copies. One of two replicas from the original at the Dunn Nutritional Laboratories in Cambridge.
    Associated place
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    Credit
    ┬ęThe Estate of Margo Bulman/The Royal Society
    Image number
    RS.13615
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