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Martin Sharp - Graceland, 2013

by Jon Lewis

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2014 Finalist

Artist Martin Sharp surrounded by first-nighters at the exhibition 'Graceland: A reprise of Giorgio de Chirico's Song of love' at Damien Minton Gallery, 6 August 2013.

National Photographic Portrait Prize 2014

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The National Portrait Gallery acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and to Elders both past and present.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are warned that this website contains images of deceased persons.

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