3 of 20 portraits of Alexander Fleming
by Yousuf Karsh
bromide print, 1954
19 3/4 in. x 15 3/4 in. (502 mm x 401 mm)
Given by the photographer, Yousuf Karsh, 1991
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- Sir Alexander Fleming (1881-1955), Bacteriologist and discoverer of penicillin. Sitter in 20 portraits.
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- Yousuf Karsh (1908-2002), Photographer. Artist of 153 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.
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Photographed at St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, 1954.