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date: 29 November 2020

Philipson, Sir Robert James [Robin]locked

(1916–1992)
  • Cordelia Oliver

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Philipson, Sir Robert James [Robin] (1916–1992), painter and art administrator, was born in Broughton in Furness, Lancashire, on 17 December 1916, the son of James Philipson, London, Midland, and Scottish Railway stationmaster, and his wife, Agnes Postlethwaite, who already had three children from a first marriage. ...

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Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh