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Image number: RS.13851
Credit: ©The Royal Society/Anne Purkiss

Portrait of Sir Aaron Klug

Date

1997

Sitter

Aaron Klug (British), Chemist

Creator

Anne-Katrin Purkiss (b.1959, British/German), Photographer

Object type

Subject

Description

Head and shoulders portrait of Sir Aaron Klug in three-quarter profile to the left as viewed. He wears glasses and is dressed in a shirt and tie. Taken at the Royal Society, London, UK.

Sir Aaron Klug is a Lithuanian-born British chemist and biophysicist, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1969 and served as President from 1995-2000.

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