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Sir Nicholas Proctor Goodison (1934-), Financier, arts administrator and connoisseur

Sitter in 2 portraits
Former Chairman of the National Art Collections Fund (1986-2003). Studied Classics at Cambridge followed by a PhD in Architecture and History of Art. On various committees including the Courtauld Institute of Art (Chairman, 1982-2002), Crafts Council (Chairman, since 1997) and the Burlington Magazine (Director, since 1975). Goodison has written many articles and papers on the history of furniture, clocks and barometers.

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Sir Nicholas Proctor Goodison

by Ivor Roberts-Jones
bronze bust, 1990
NPG 6184


Sir Nicholas Proctor Goodison

by Lucy Anne Dickens
C-type colour print, 2003
NPG P993