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Professor D. R. Dow

Photo credit: Crail Museum & Heritage Centre

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Professor David Rutherford Dow, the son of the local doctor, was nine years old when his portrait was painted. He rose to become Professor of Anatomy and was appointed the first Master at Queen's College, Dundee in 1954. He was a popular lecturer, respected and admired by his students.

Crail Museum & Heritage Centre


  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    90.8 x 67.6 cm

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  • Acquisition method

    bequeathed, 1999

Crail Museum & Heritage Centre

62/64 Marketgate, Crail, Fife KY10 3TL Scotland

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