Sculpture bust of Robert Alexander McCance

    Date
    1975
    Sitter
    Robert Alexander McCance (1898 - 1993) , Paediatrician
    Creator
    Margo [Marguerite] Bulman (1913 - 2003, British) , Sculptor
    Object type
    Archive reference number
    Material
    Dimensions
    height (sculpture): 354mm
    width (sculpture): 199mm
    depth (sculpture): 210mm
    Subject
    Description
    Bust of Robert Alexander McCance head and partial shoulders.

    Back inscribed ‘Professor R A McCance CBE FRS 1898-1983. M Bulman Cambridge 1995.’

    Robert Alexander McCance (1898-1993) was a British paediatrician he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society in 1948.
    Object history
    Provenance: Presented by Elsie Widdowson F.R.S., on behalf of Sidney Sussex College and Friends and Colleagues, 1995

    The donation is recorded in the Royal Society Minutes of Council, minute 4.16, meeting 14 December 1995. [CMO/81] and the original donation letter from Elsie Widdowson retained in the Royal Society Provenance file.
    Associated place
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    Credit
    ©The Estate of Margo Bulman/The Royal Society
    Image number
    RS.13614
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