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Portrait of Spain at the Queensland Art Gallery

It wasn’t a good look for the Queensland Premier, Campbell Newman, to compare the State’s economy with that of Spain this week.  First because it’s simply not true: Queensland’s economy is extremely healthy compared with that of Spain.  But also because it’s an insulting reference to make in this of all weeks, when we Queenslanders are benefitting from Spanish generosity with the opening of the new exhibition at the Queensland Art Gallery, Portrait of Spain: Masterpieces from the Prado.

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