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oil on canvas
73.4 × 55.8 cm
Place/s of Execution
Melbourne, Victoria
inscribed (diagonally) in blue paint u.l.: louis kahan
inscribed in black fibre-tipped pen on reverse u.l.: PORTRAIT of MAX MELDRUM (MAX MELDRUM underlined) / by LOUIS KAHAN / 30 queens Rd. Melbourne (crossed out in pencil)
inscribed in pencil on reverse u.c.: 44 Pa(...illeg.)ley St. Sth' Yarra
inscribed in black fibre-tipped pen on reverse u.c.: Entered for the / ARCHIBALD PRIZE COMPETITION 1951
Accession Number
Australian Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented through the NGV Foundation by Louis and Lily Kahan, Fellows, 2002
© Louis Kahan/Licensed by Copyright Agency, Australia
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Subjects (general)
Subjects (specific)
artists (visual artists) artists' portraits elderly half figures Meldrum, Max men (male humans) painters (artists) seated figures