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Gerard Vaughan


Dr Gerard Vaughan was appointed director of the National Gallery of Victoria in 1999.

He is an art historian with extensive experience within the international art and museum worlds. His research interests are particularly concerned with the history of taste and art collecting in the 18th and 19th centuries, ranging from neo-classicism to post-impressionism. He was previously director of the British Museum Development Trust.

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