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Dr Albert Schweitzer (1875–1965)

© the artist's estate. Image credit: Royal Academy of Music

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Dr Albert Schweitzer (1875–1965) is depicted when elderly, with silver hair and a moustache. He wears an open-necked white shirt. Looking downward, he may have been playing the piano or organ. The background is predominantly green.

Royal Academy of Music



Dr Albert Schweitzer (1875–1965)




oil on panel


H 25 x W 20 cm

Accession number


Acquisition method

presented by the artist in memory of her husband, Peter Latham

Work type


Inscription description

A. Schweitzer, 1954, A Latham 'La Begise'


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