Historical information

A portrait of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by William Dargie that was acquired in 1967. It was previously hung alongside a painting of HRH Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, but has been moved to storage in the archive.
A newspaper article in 1967 shows Governor of Victoria, Sir Rohan Delacombe and President of Melbourne Legacy, George Cowan at the unveiling of the portrait.

Physical description

Oil painting of Queen Elizabeth by William Dargie in a gilded wooden frame.

Inscriptions & markings

Author signature in bottom right, not legible.