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Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Arts Centre – View 2

Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Arts Centre – View 2

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Brisbane born Margaret Olley (1923-2011) Australia’s most loved painter philanthropist & antique dealer wished her studio be recreated at Tweed Regional Gallery

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This portrait by England’s great eighteenth century character painter William Hogarth (1697-1764) celebrates the public life of the industrious and liberal middle classes of Georgian England, so as such it is a rare glimpse. The sitter Captain Coram (1668 – 1751) amassed a great fortune in trade as a shipbuilder…