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Title

Portrait of Professor Archibald Young, President 1935-1937

Description

Seated half-length in a grey suit. Archibald Young was Regius Professor of Surgery at the University of Glasgow from 1924–1939. This painting is the second portrait of Young painted by James Gunn. The first portrait, which was presented to Young in 1939, is now part of the University of Glasgow collection.

Creator

Gunn; Sir; James (1893-1964); Artist, RA, LLD

Date

20th century

Identifier

79

Rights

© estate of the artist

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

74.5 x 63 cm

Materials

Oil on canvas

Portrait of Professor Archibald Young, President 1935-1937

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

74.5 x 63 cm

Materials

Oil on canvas

Files

GLA_RCPG_PCF_59.jpg

Collection

Citation

Gunn; Sir; James (1893-1964); Artist, RA, LLD, “Portrait of Professor Archibald Young, President 1935-1937,” Heritage, accessed December 13, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/456.