Bendigo Art Gallery puts King George III portrait on display after restoration

Chris Pedler
By Chris Pedler
Updated January 30 2019 - 5:14am, first published November 26 2018 - 4:26am
CONSERVATION EFFORT: Bendigo Art Gallery director Karen Quinlan with the restored Allan Ramsay portrait of King George the III (1762). Picture: DARREN HOWE

After hanging unassumingly in the Bendigo Law Courts for almost 20 years, a 1762 portrait of King George III has undergone extensive restoration.

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Chris Pedler

Chris Pedler

Journalist and entertainment writer

Chris has been with the Bendigo Advertiser for more than 10 years. He has great passion for the performing arts and is very supportive of the Bendigo live music scene. Outside of the news world Chris plays golf and, regardless of the result, loves watching St Kilda play in the AFL. He loves community theatre and has performed on stage with the Bendigo Theatre Company and worked with Baldrick himself, Tony Robinson. Story tips: chris.pedler@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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