Historical information

The sitter, Associate Professor Peter D Livingstone, was the Inaugural President of the newly established ANZCA, February 1992. The portrait was later unveiled at the Council Meeting [17-18 Feb 1994] followed by the official opening of Ulimaroa on 19 February 1994. Further information about Professor Livingstone is found on Lives of the Fellows; http://anzca.online-exhibition.net/fellows/fellows-1992/peter-david-livingstone/ The artist Graham Inson is represented in many major public and private art collections. A finalist in the 1990 and 1992 Doug Moran Portrait Prize, he has painted numerous official portraits of politicians, academics and for many of Australia's largest Companies.

Physical description

Oil painting on canvas of Associate Professor Peter Livingstone, seated at an angle facing left, wearing the College gown and tie with a dark plain background. Mounted on a fabric backing in a gold leaf frame with a small brass plaque affixed to the lower center of the frame.

Inscriptions & markings

[brass plaque] ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR / PETER D LIVINGSTONE / INAUGURAL PRESIDENT / 1992 / PRESENTED BY THE / AUSTRALIAN SOCIETY OF ANAESTHETISTS