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Portrait of Duchess Is Unveiled, and the Criticism Is Withering



LONDON — They did not necessarily know much about art, but they knew they did not like the way the Duchess of Cambridge looked in her new portrait.

“She looks like the head bouncer in a security firm,” one commenter posted on The Daily Telegraph’s Web site.

The painting, by Paul Emsley, was unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery on Friday, and if nothing else, it successfully brought out the inner art critic in even non-art critics.
it’s really tragically awfulCollapse )
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