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Portrait of Sir Hector Hetherington

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Sir Hector Hetherington graduated MA from the University of Glasgow in 1910 and became assistant to the Professor of Moral Philosophy. He held this post for four years before moving to Sheffield and then Cardiff. He returned to Glasgow in 1924 to take up the position of Professor of Moral Philosophy.

Hetherington was Principal of the University of Glasgow from 1936 to 1961. He was made an Honorary Fellow of the Royal Faculty of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow in 1949.

Date

20th century

Identifier

490

Rights

© estate of Stanley Cursiter. All rights reserved, DACS 2018

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Physical Dimensions

126 x 100 cm

Materials

Oil on canvas

Portrait of Sir Hector Hetherington

Physical Object Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

126 x 100 cm

Materials

Oil on canvas

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Portrait of Sir Hector Hetherington

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Citation

Cursiter; Stanley (1887-1976); Artist, CBE, FRSE, FRIAS, FEIS, RSA, RSW, “Portrait of Sir Hector Hetherington,” Heritage, accessed November 27, 2022, https://heritage.rcpsg.ac.uk/items/show/470.