Sir Abe Bailey Bequest
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Numbering over 400 items, which includes paintings, prints and drawings, the Sir Abe Bailey Bequest is the largest bequest held at the SA National Gallery to this day. It also constitutes one of the largest collections of British sporting art held by any public art museum in the world. The Sir Abe Bailey Trust has remained actively involved in its maintenance, and in more recent years has made substantial contributions to ongoing conservation work on the collection. This provides funding for the conservation work to be carried out on the paintings, frames and work on paper.



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Yentl Kohler and St Marys
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John Ferneley  The Melton Hunt: In the Widmerpool Country (1825) John Ferneley
The Melton Hunt: In the Widmerpool Country
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Discovering Secrets
Conservator: Bronwyn Leone
GC examining the painting using the new stereo microscope
possible by Yentl Kohl, Iziko Education. Condition reports compiled on Bailey paintings
By Honours in Curatorship students

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