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National Gallery of Victoria – NGV

National Gallery of Victoria, great hall 02

National Gallery of Victoria – NGV

The National Gallery of Victoria or NGV, is one of the largest and most visited art museums in Australia.

Masterpieces of the National Gallery of Victoria

National Gallery of Victoria

National Gallery of Victoria – NGV:

  • Name:                 National Gallery of Victoria – NGV
  • Founded:            1861
  • Location:            Melbourne, Victoria
  • Range:                 Australian, European and Asian
  • Buildings:           2 separate buildings: NGV International & NGV Australia
  • Size:                     70,000 works

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“Those who lose dreaming are lost.” Australian Aboriginal proverb

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