Professor Peter Higgs by Victoria Crowe art print
Art print featuring the portrait of Professor Peter Higgs by Victoria Crowe. Professor Peter Higgs CH FRS FRSE FInstP (born 29 May 1929) is a British theoretical physicist, emeritus professor in the University of Edinburgh, and Nobel Prize laureate for his work on the mass of subatomic particles.
This portrait was presented to the Royal Society of Edinburgh in 2013. For the evening Victoria borrowed Professor Higgs T-shirt with his formulae written across the front. Some of the formulae can be seen in this portrait.
'I couldn't begin to have understood Peter and his Nobel Prize-winning work but i was fascinated by the man'
Victoria Elizabeth Crowe OBE FRSE RSA (born 1945) is a Scottish artist known for her portrait and landscape paintings. She has works in several collections including the National Galleries of Scotland, the National Portrait Gallery, London, and the Royal Scottish Academy.
Image copyright © Victoria Crowe.