Sir Ove Arup(1895-1988), Civil engineer
Sitter in 4 portraits
Civil engineer; senior partner of the international firm of consulting engineers Ove Arup and Partners (from 1949); involved in numerous projects, including the Sydney Opera House, the Barbican Centre and the footbridge over the Wear near Dunelm House in Durham.
- Frederick Arup (uncle)
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