Alfred Thompson ('Tom') Denning, Baron Denning(1899-1999), Judge and writer on law
Sitter in 25 portraits
Influential jurist and legal author; called to the Bar 1923; Judge of the High Court of Justice (1944); Lord Justice of Appeal (1948-57); Lord of Appeal in Ordinary (1957-62); Master of the Rolls (1962-82).
by Anne-Katrin Purkiss
bromide fibre print, May 1986
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