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Why does he look dishevelled? Why does she look unamused? And what exactly is going on with that mysterious empty space in her lap?

Hear what a host of people had to say about Gainsborough's 'Mr and Mrs Andrews': 

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What do you think Gainsborough meant by it all? Click on the link to see the painting in detail and decide for yourself: 

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