William Richard Morris, Viscount Nuffield(1877-1963), Industrialist and philanthropist
Sitter in 9 portraits
Industrialist and philanthropist; began career as a bicycle mechanic. His inexpensive, mass-produced motor cars such as the Morris Oxford (1913), the MG (1923) and the Morris Minor (1931) revolutionised the motor industry in Britain. He endowed many medical and educational foundations.
Watch a film clip on the sitter from the BBC Archive in the Media section below