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"Professor Frederick Orpen Bower; (1855-1948)" 1926

s. t.l. "ORPEN" CRE ORPEN, William, Sir; (Irish; 1878-1931) The sitter was Professor of Botany at G.U. 1885-1924 and Dean of Faculties 1929-1940. He was the cousin of the artist. This painting was destroyed in the Bower Building fire on 24 October 2001.