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Robert Malise Bowyer Nichols, by Malcolm Arbuthnot, circa 1915 - NPG P785 - © estate of Malcolm Arbuthnot

© estate of Malcolm Arbuthnot

Robert Malise Bowyer Nichols

by Malcolm Arbuthnot
platinotype mounted on photographer's card, circa 1915
8 1/8 in. x 5 5/8 in. (205 mm x 143 mm)
Purchased, 2000
Primary Collection
NPG P785

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  • Malcolm Arbuthnot (1877-1967), Photographer and artist. Artist associated with 23 portraits.

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The photograph was taken in Arbuthnot's New Bond Street studio, where later a fire destroyed much of his work. The photographer was one of the original signatories of the Vorticist manifesto and some years after the War he abandoned photography for painting.

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