Photographs of portraits of Platt

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 133 PLA/11/2/2
  • Dates of Creation
      1957-1986
  • Physical Description
      8 pieces; 5 photographic prints, 1 photographic negative, 1 letter, 1 mounted photographic print .

Scope and Content

Photographs of portraits of Platt, including two photographic prints (dimensions: 16.5 x 12 cm and 24.5 x 19 cm) and a negative (dimensions: 6.5 x 6.5 cm) of a pencil sketch by Dr J. Henkel, 1957, with a letter about the prints (/1-4), three photographic prints (dimensions: 20.5 x 12.5 cm) of the oil painting of Platt commissioned by Platt's colleagues for his 80th birthday and hanging in the board room of MRI, 1966 (/5-7), and a photographic print of Henkel's sketch mounted on card (dimensions: 38.5 x 31 cm (mount), 29.5 x 24 cm (photograph)), given to Platt on his 100th birthday by the South African Orthopaedic Association, 1986 (/8).