Sir (John) Grahame Douglas Clark(1907-1995), Archaeologist and prehistorian
Sitter in 2 portraits
Disney professor of Archaeology, University of Cambridge (1952-74); Clark refocused the study of prehistory on the broad development of human cultures, concentrating especially on the mesolithic period; his World Prehistory (1961, revised 1969, 1977), was translated into nine languages.
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