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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After varnish removal Dean Wolstenholme
Snype Shooting
After surface dirt and varnish removal Dean Wolstenholme
Partride Shooting
Detail of Rosaletta with Jockey George Stubbs
Rosaletta with Jockey
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Bailey art work have been included in the new exhibition
Venue: Iziko SA National Gallery

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