Meldrum, Max, 1875-1955

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D.M. Meldrum, artist, always known as Max Meldrum, was born in Edinburgh in 1875. He arrived in Melbourne in 1888, studied at the National Gallery School, and won a travelling scholarship in 1899. He returned to Melbourne in 1931, and the Archibald Prize in 1939 and 1940. He died in Melbourne in 1955.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. [ca. 1913]-1978. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225789069

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referencedIn Rubbo family. Papers. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Meldrum, Max, 1875-1955. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Foreman, Russell, 1921-2000. Papers of Russell Foreman [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Jorgensen, Justus, 1893-1975. Papers. Libraries Australia
referencedIn [Max Meldrum : Australian Art and Artists file]. Libraries Australia
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associatedWith Eyck, Jan van, 1390-1440. person
associatedWith Foreman, Russell, 1921-2000. person
correspondedWith Jorgensen, Justus, 1893-1975. person
correspondedWith Rubbo family. family
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Australia
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Painting
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Birth 1875-12-03

Death 1955-06-06

Australians

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