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Title

Portrait of Sir Charles Illingworth, President 1962-1963

Description

Seated half-length in robes against a brown background.
Illingworth was a gastroenterologist who served as President of the College between 1962 and 1964. He also served as Honorary Librarian between 1974 and 1980, and did much throughout his career to promote the medical history of Glasgow. He was created Knight Bachelor in 1961 and appointed Honorary Surgeon to the Queen in Scotland.

Creator

Morrocco; Alberto (1917-1998); Artist, RSA

Date

20th century

Identifier

43

Rights

© the artist's estate

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

74 x 64 cm

Materials

Oil on canvas

Portrait of Sir Charles Illingworth, President 1962-1963

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

74 x 64 cm

Materials

Oil on canvas

Files

GLA_RCPG_PCF_44.jpg

Collection

Citation

Morrocco; Alberto (1917-1998); Artist, RSA, “Portrait of Sir Charles Illingworth, President 1962-1963,” Heritage, accessed December 10, 2018, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/466.