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Francis Harry Compton Crick

(1916-2004), Molecular biologist

Sitter in 10 portraits
Molecular biologist. Together with J. D. Watson, Crick proposed the model for the structure of DNA, the acid in chromosomes which stores genetic information. They were awarded the Nobel Prize for Medicine and Physiology (1962) with the biophysicist Maurice Wilkins.

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Francis Harry Compton Crick, by Arnold Newman - NPG P150(13)

Francis Harry Compton Crick

by Arnold Newman
bromide print, 1978
NPG P150(13)

Francis Harry Compton Crick, by Nick Sinclair - NPG P564(5)

Francis Harry Compton Crick

by Nick Sinclair
bromide print, 1993
NPG P564(5)

James Dewey Watson; Francis Harry Compton Crick, by Antony Barrington Brown - NPG x45733

James Dewey Watson; Francis Harry Compton Crick

by Antony Barrington Brown
modern bromide print from original negative, 21 May 1953
NPG x45733

Francis Harry Compton Crick, by Godfrey Argent - NPG x166002

Francis Harry Compton Crick

by Godfrey Argent
bromide print, 10 October 1969
NPG x166002

Francis Harry Compton Crick, by Antony Barrington Brown - NPG x104813

Francis Harry Compton Crick

by Antony Barrington Brown
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 21 May 2003
NPG x104813

Francis Harry Compton Crick; Odile Crick (née Speed), by Antony Barrington Brown - NPG x104814

Francis Harry Compton Crick; Odile Crick (née Speed)

by Antony Barrington Brown
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 21 May 2003
NPG x104814

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Francis Harry Compton Crick

by Godfrey Argent
bromide print, 1970
NPG x7028

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