John Archibald Venn (1883–1958), President

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The only child of John Venn (1834–1923) and Susanna Carnegie Venn (née Edmonstone) (1844–1931). In 1906 he married Lucy Marion Ridgeway (1882–1958), daughter of Professor William Ridgeway.

He was a Fellow from 1927 to 1932, and President from 1932.

Queens' College, University of Cambridge



John Archibald Venn (1883–1958), President




oil on canvas


H 66 x W 55.5 cm

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