Autographed group portrait of fourth year medical students

Deacon Picture Frame Manufacturers
Autographed group portrait of fourth year medical students, posed outside a University of Melbourne building.

Names of the students in this portrait are written in their own hand on the back of the work in four columns. The list does not represent the order of the sitters as they are posed.

First column: H.B. Allen, A.W. Le Souef, Kenneth C. Purnell, F.J.B. Miller, Leonard B. Cox, H.C. Trumble, J.P. Garvan Hurley, C.E. Jelbart, Mervyn A. Stewart, Philip B. Sewell, F. Whittam, F.R. Meagher, A.P. Lawrence, Alex. P. Sutherland, N. Dennerstein, G.V. Hicks.

Second column: F.G. Donovan, W.J. Newing, D.D. Browne, H.W. Lording, N. McColl, R.H. Crisp, H.C. Disher, Gordon O. Robertson, A.G. Lilford, V.G. Webb, R.B. Loosli, B.D. Fethers, J.M. Henderson, A.H. Barrett, A.A. Lang, H.R. Hyett.

Third column: A Raymond Fox, A.R. Waterhouse, J.H. D’Awer Drew, J.P. Farrell, R.L. Park, R.W. Lawrence, H.B. Kershaw, A. Barbetta, C.E. Watson, A.H. Crowley, J.R. Anderson, J.R. O’Brien, A.R. Thorne.

Fourth column, in faint pencil to the side: Campbell, Meagher, Anderson, O’Brien, Thorne, Hyett, [unclear], [unclear], Self.
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framed photograph
36.5 x 40.2 x 3.5 cm
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Gift of Dr Arthur Day, 2008
signatures ▫ verso, as three columns: on left, 'H.B. Allen/A.W.(?) Lovett/Kenneth C Gur(unclear)/F.J.B. Miller/Leonard B Cox/H.C. Trumble/J P Garvan Hurley/C. E. Jelbart/Merryn A. Stewart/Philip B. Sewell./T. Whitt/FR Meagher/A.P. Lawrence/ Alex. P. Sutherland/N. Dennerstein/G.V. Hicks'; in centre, 'F.G. Donovan/W.J. Newing/D.D. Browne/H.W. Lording./R.H. Crisp/H.C. Disher/Gordon O. Robertson/A.G. Lilford./V.G. Webb/R.B. Loosli/B.E W. Aechers/J.M. Henderson./A.H. Barrett./A.A. Laing./H.R. Hyett.'; on right, 'A. Raymond Fox./AR Waterhouse./J.H. D'A(unclear)er-Drew./J.P. Farrell/R.L. Park./R.W. Lawrence/H B Kershaw/A Barbeta/C.E. Watson./AH Crowley/J.R. Anderson./J.R O'Brien/A.R. Thorne' ▫ 0 - Whole
inscriptions ▫ verso, in r margin: 'Cambell/Meagher/Anderson/O'Brien/Thorne/Hyett/(unclear)/(unclear)/self' ▫ 0 - Whole
name/inscriptions ▫ verso: '4th Year 1915.' ▫ 0 - Whole
framer/maker's mark ▫ 'FROM/DEACON/Picture frame Manufacturers,/348 SWANSTON ST., GUILD HALL BASEMENT ▫ 0 - Whole
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