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La Trobe University The Dunmoochin Foundation Art Collection

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La Trobe University is the custodian for the Dunmoochin Foundation Art Collection from the estate of artist Clifton Pugh. There are some three hundred works of art by Pugh and his artist friends who spent time at his Cottles Bridge property 'Dunmoochin'. The collection includes examples of Pugh's formal and intimate portraits, as well as works dealing with environmental issues and the artist's limited edition prints. Among the friends whose works are in the collection are Rick Amor, John Brack, Frank Hodgkinson and John Olsen.