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The artist was originally from Hungary. He was emeritus professor of medical microbiology in the University of London and honorary consulting bacteriologist to St George’s Hospital. His interests spanned not only bacteriology, immunology and virology but also the arts, the law and business. He was an international authority on staphylococcus.
St George's, University of London
James Dow (1911–1983)
H 33 x W 21 x D 17 cm;
Plinth: H 10 x W 15 x D 15 cm
back of neck: S D Elek