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Sketch - "Spud" Dr. Ian S. McLeod Murphy

From the Collection of Emerald Museum & Nobelius Heritage Park 5 Crichton Rd Emerald Victoria

Description
Pencil sketch on cartridge like paper, framed by a wide wooden frame
Size
Sketch 16cm (L); 23cm (W), Frame 26.5 (L); 33.5cm (W)
Object Registration
VEMU175
Keywords
dr. murphy
Historical information
Dr. Murphy was a popular identity in Emerald and its surrounds.
Significance
The sketch is significant because it gives a rough image of Dr. Murphy. After he died, a medical scholarship was created in his name for a young, local, first year undergraduate in Medicine.
Inscriptions & Markings
"Spud". Dr Ian S. McLeod Murphy. D. Peterson 1974
Last updated
7 Feb 2018 at 1:19PM