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Lord Denning, President (1952–1983)

© the artist's estate / Bridgeman Images. Photo credit: Birkbeck, University of London

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The Right Honourable Lord Denning, LLD, DCL, FBA, was President of Birkbeck, 1952–1983. In 1962 he became Master of the Rolls, a position he held for 20 years.

Birkbeck, University of London





oil on canvas


H 125 x W 100 cm

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Acquisition method

commissioned by the Friends of Birkbeck, a society of former students, and presented to the college

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Inscription description

John Ward 1977

Birkbeck, University of London

Malet Street, Bloomsbury, London, Greater London WC1E 7HX England

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