'She's amazingly vulnerable': Aussie artist chosen to paint Queen's jubilee portait

By Ron Cerabona
Updated April 18 2018 - 1:34pm, first published September 28 2012 - 3:58am

Australian portrait artist Ralph Heimans had the honour of being selected to paint the only official portrait of the Queen in her Diamond Jubilee year. The result of six months of work was unveiled at 2pm by the Governor-General, Quentin Bryce, at the National Portrait Gallery as part of a display, Glorious: A Diamond Jubilee portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, which will be on show until March.

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