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Launch of the Sir William Dargie Collection
Senator The Hon. Rod Kemp
Federal Minister for the Arts and Sport

Melbourne Museum
27 February 2002

Sir William Dargie and his 1954 portrait of H.M. Queen Elizabeth 11

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Senator Rod Kemp and
Roger Dargie looking at the website

Sir William Dargie painting

Sir William Dargie painting a portrait


Andrew Mackenzie Art Historian with Sir William Dargie

Savage Club member sketching the Minister

The Minister signing the portrait with Sir William Dargie and Shirley Baynes-Smith


The Minister receiving a presentation of pastels and sketch pad

Left to right: Keith Dow, John Withers and Diane Vale

Left to right: Kathleen Boyle
Senator Rod Kemp and
Lyn Williams


Members of the Savage Club with Beryl Black

Left to right: Cathy van Ee
Kay Hamilton and
Dannielle Kemp

Roger Dargie, Senator Rod Kemp and John Howley

Left: Arthur Streeton - Above Us The Great Grave Sky, 1890
Collection: National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.

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