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).
Bronze bust on a granite base by the artist Coert Steynberg, created in 1934. The bust is in the Art collection of the University of Pretoria. Photograph taken with a Canon 350d camera 300dpi. Photograph edited due to quality of lighting.