Oscar Nemon(1906-1985), Sculptor
Sitter in 8 portraits
Artist associated with 2 portraits
Oscar Nemon, sculptor and medallist, was born in Croatia. He moved to Vienna in 1923 and Brussels in 1925, to study at the Academie des Beaux Arts. In 1938 he fled to England, and lived in Oxford. After the War he made sculptures of many distinguished politicians and heads of state.
by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 1944
for Press Association Photos
vintage print, 6 June 1980
for Keystone Press Agency Ltd
vintage print, 2 June 1980
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