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Old 21 June 2008, 01:58 AM
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Royalty Portrait identified as wrong royal

Art experts say a portrait in the Scottish National Portrait Gallery that is purported to be of Prince Charles Edward Stuart is actually of his younger brother.

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Duncan Thomson, the former director of the gallery who oversaw the portrait's purchase, conceded that the man in the painting is probably Henry.

"My bad", he said.
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Old 21 June 2008, 03:11 AM
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I love this quote :

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"There is no doubt at all about it," said Robin Simon, editor of the journal. "It's rare that anything is so spectacularly wrong."
Gotta love the English.

ETA: Er, the Scots too...

An article with pics here
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