Three quarter length portrait of the sitter in his Vice-Chancellor’s robes, painted to mark his retirement. Professor Edward Marsland was born on May 18th 1923. He was Vice-Chancellor between the years 1981 and 1986 and was also a Professor in the Dental School. The artist, Norman Hepple (1908-1994), was a successful portrait painter, represented in the National Portrait Gallery by his portrait of Francis Evershed (1st Baron Evershed). He was the son of the painter Robert Hepple.
Artist: Hepple, Norman (1908-1994)
ID Number: BIRRC-A0007
Institution: Research and Cultural Collections
Named Collection: The Campus Collection of Fine and Decorative Art
Object Type: Painting
Materials: Oil on canvas
Measurements: 100.3 x 74.9 cm