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Dec 10

Beneath the surface: Classical painting demonstration

11:30am – 1:30pm

Versailles | Performances

Discover what lies beneath the surface of an 18th century oil painting in a demonstration by Michelle Hiscock. Watch the painstaking process unfold as Michelle recreates a fragment of Carl Van Loo's Madame de Pompadour as the 'beautiful gardener' 1754-55

Venue: NGA Play
Price : Free (no bookings required)

Dec 11

The king who loved music


Versailles | Performances

Booked Out

ABC Classic FM free concert live broadcast

In a tribute to the magic and allure of French baroque music from the court of Versailles, musicians from the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra perform Lully, Rameau, Couperin, Charpentier and Marais, composers who provided music to the King Louis XIV and his court, and bring to life the magical sounds of Versailles.