meta-creation_date: 4 March, 2004 The pretty, talented self-promoter VigeZ Le Brun whom Reynolds apparently thought was a ‘finer’ portraitist than van Dyck was a single mother, a member of the AcadZmie Francaise and confidante of Marie-Antoinette. Her “Self Portrait in a Straw Hat” (full image “here(link to NG)”:http://www.nationalgallery.org.uk/collection/features/potm/march/img/ng1653_screensaver.jpg) is a cocky reference to Ruebens’ famous […]
Peter Gallagher is student of piano and photography. He was formerly a senior trade official of the Australian government. For some years after leaving government, he consulted to international organizations, governments and business groups on trade and public policy.
He teaches graduate classes at the University of Adelaide on trade research methods and the role of firms in trade and growth and tweets trade (and other) stuff from @pwgallagher