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Angus Trumble Angus Trumble i(A73214 works by)
Born: Established: Melbourne, Victoria, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Angus Trumble is recognised as the pre-eminent interpreter of Victorian and Edwardian art and culture in Australia. 

He studied Fine Arts and History at the University of Melbourne, graduating BA (Hons) in 1986. In 1987 he was an intern at the Peggy Guggenheim Collection in Venice. He studied for a year at the Bibliotheca Hertziana in Rome, graduating MA (University of Melbourne) in 1993. From 1987 to 1991 he served as aide to Dr J. D. McCaughey AC, Governor of Victoria. In 1994 Angus won a Fulbright Scholarship for further study at the Institute of Fine Arts at New York University. He graduated MA (IFA/NYU) in January 1998. In January 1996 Angus was appointed Curator of European Art at the Art Gallery of South Australia in Adelaide. Angus then served as Senior Curator of Paintings and Sculpture at the Yale Center for British Art in New Haven, Connecticut, from 2003 to 2014. He took up his present post as Director of the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra in February 2014. (Source : Australian Academy of the Humanities website)

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