Nathaniel Louis Cohen

1 portrait of Nathaniel Louis Cohen

Nathaniel Louis Cohen, by Fred Roe, 1908 - NPG 4123 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Nathaniel Louis Cohen

by Fred Roe
oil on canvas, 1908
15 7/8 in. x 19 1/4 in. (407 mm x 489 mm)
Given by the artist's son, Frederic Gordon Roe, 1959
Primary Collection
NPG 4123


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Sitterback to top

  • Nathaniel Louis Cohen (1846-1913), Philanthropist and pioneer of the Labour Exchange movement. Sitter in 1 portrait.

Artistback to top

  • Fred Roe (1864-1947), Artist. Artist of 216 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.

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