Re: Australia's diamond jubilee portrait of the Queen
Posted by Nellie on June 11, 2012, 6:08 am, in reply to "Re: Australia's diamond jubilee portrait of the Queen"
I can't think of anything requiring two pages that would represent the Queen of Austalia.
Anyway, it seems the Queen wore what the artist had asked for.
: Painting the Queen in Garter robes would make
: no sense to me, if the portrait is meant to
: remain in Australia. Nor would it signalise
: her in her capacity as Queen of Australia,
: but as Queen of a foreign realm.
: I do hope it to be a regal depiction.