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Sir Robert Robinson (1886-1975), Organic chemist

Sitter in 8 portraits
Robinson's extensive research in organic chemistry included contributions on natural colouring matters, alkaloids, steroids and synthetic oestrogens and helped to lay the foundations of the modern electronic theory of organic chemical reactions. He won the Nobel Prize for Chemistry in 1947.

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P562

Oxford Scientists

by Wolfgang Suschitzky
bromide print, 1944
NPG P562

5112

Sir Robert Robinson

by Alfred Kingsley Lawrence
oil on canvas, circa 1950
NPG 5112

x21929

Sir Robert Robinson

by Walter Stoneman
bromide print, 11 May 1933
NPG x21929

x22074

Sir Robert Robinson

by Unknown photographer
bromide print, 1960-1975
NPG x22074

x167168

Sir Robert Robinson

by Walter Bird
bromide print, 12 February 1963
NPG x167168

x187613

Sir Robert Robinson

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, November 1945
NPG x187613

x187614

Sir Robert Robinson

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, November 1945
NPG x187614

x187615

Sir Robert Robinson

by Walter Stoneman
half-plate glass negative, November 1945
NPG x187615

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