Canberra-based Australian artist and Archibald Prize finalist Gwen Pratt turns 100 on New Year's Eve

By Megan Doherty
Updated April 24 2018 - 10:36pm, first published December 31 2017 - 9:26pm

Modest and unassuming, Canberra artist Gwen Pratt has created portraits of outstanding Australians including painter Clifford Possum Tjapaltjarri and Cyclone Tracy hero Major-General Alan Stretton. She was a finalist in the 1965 Archibald Prize with a portrait of fellow artist Douglas Pratt, a relative via marriage.

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