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Martin Sharp by Garry Shead

Artists Garry Shead and Martin Sharp recount their friendship and the creation of Martin's portrait.

Interview with Martin Sharp and Garry Shead
Video: 2 minutes
Video transcript

1 Martin Sharp, 1986 Garry Shead. © Garry Shead/Copyright Agency, 2022.

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