Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild(1936-), Financier and patron of the arts
Nathaniel Charles Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild
Sitter in 6 portraits
Financier and patron of the arts, Lord Rothschild is President of J. Rothschild Holdings, Chairman of Five Arrows Limited and was Chairman of the Heritage Memorial Fund. He was a Trustee of the National Gallery from 1985 to 1991 and became President of the Institute of Jewish Affairs (now the Institute for Jewish Policy Research) in 1992.
by Lucian Freud
oil on canvas, 1989
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