Day 3 – Max Meldrum

Max Meldrum

Born 3 December 1875 in Edinburgh, Duncan Max Meldrum emigrated aged 13 to Melbourne where he studied at the National Gallery School.

Meldrum was an important figure in the tonal realist movement. This is his portrait of Lieutenant Percy Valentine Storkey, VC, c.1920

Lieutenant Percy Valentine Storkey, VC, c.1920

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