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Posted 26th May 2011
Watts Contemporary Gallery

Prince Charles visits restored Watts Gallery in Surrey

The work of a Victorian artist widely considered by his contemporaries to be the greatest painter of his age has been celebrated by the Prince of Wales.

The prince, with the Duchess of Cornwall, visited a restored gallery in Surrey which houses a collection of work by George Frederic Watts.

Watts Gallery in Compton was created by the artist for his works, which he left to the nation.

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