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Such as a hat shaped like a loaf of bread as favoured by Salvador Dali. Though sometimes he liked to wear a skull!!


If you are interested in Salvador Dali and his interest in Costume & Drama follow the link. But back to the head gear worn by famous painters.

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The Australian John Peter Russell liked to look mysterious!!

(Credit: Victoria & Albert Museum, photograph by Alfred Stieglitz, 1918)

I'm sure you recognise the ageing and imperial figure of Claude Monet

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Amanda Bradshaw has captured him perfectly in her statue of the great painter.  

(Credit: Fine Art America)

But I have saved my favourite to last and I'm sure you will all agree that the wonderful and much loved Australian painter Margaret Olley wins.

(Credit: Tweed Regional Gallery)

Post Script

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And who is that handsome fellow in the Hero Image today? You really should know as he is probably the most famous painter of all time. I will give you the answer tomorrow.