Sir Arnold Theiler (1867–1936) the father of veterinary science in South Africa. Born in Switzerland. He was the first director of the Onderstepoort Veterinary Research Institute as well as the first Dean of Veterinary science at the University of Pretoria (1920-1927).
Copper relief plate 300mm diameter by the artist Georges Henri Prud'homme (1873-1947) done in 1931. Plaque signed and dated by artist. The plaque is in the Art collection of the University of Pretoria. Photograph taken with Canon 350D camera at 300dpi. Photograph resized.