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Issue Details: First known date: 1978... 1978 Portrait of Dame Mary Gilmore by William Dobell
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This short film examines the William Dobell's painting 'Portrait of Dame Mary Gilmore.' It includes commentary by the artist, his biographer James Gleeson, and the painting's subject, poet Dame Mary Gilmore, which evokes the way in which a portrait painter approaches his subject.

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      1978 .
      Extent: 9 min.p.
      Description: Colour
      • No. 5
      Series: form y separately published work icon Australian Eye David Muir , Film Australia (publisher), Lindfield : Film Australia , 1978-1982 Z1679946 1978 series - publisher film/TV A series of twenty-six short films that examine famous Australian paintings. The various films comprise voiceovers by selected comentators, including, in some instances, the painters themselves.
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