Reference numberP/0253
TitlePortrait of Kavli, Fred
ArtistFriedman, John R
DescriptionThree-quarter length portrait of Fred Kavli, seated in a wooden armchair with cream upholstery. Behind is a small marble-topped table upon which stands a tiffany lamp. On the wall behind, a framed landscape of fishermen on a shoreline.
Physical descriptionOil on canvas
Dimensionsh 1210 x w 895 mm
Access statusOpen
ProvenanceCommissioned by the Royal Society in July 2009, to be installed at the Kavli Royal Society International Centre at Chicheley Hall, Buckinghamshire


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