"Mr Turnbull, who owns two of Henson's works, says artistic freedom is one of the things that has made Australia great."Or maybe not so much.
Convicts probably helped a tad more than artistic freedom.
Not to mention the odd dead explorer of our great brown land.
British imperialist arseholes with an entrepreneurial bent threw a bit of weight behind things.
So did a smattering of French, Irish, Germans, Italians, Greeks, Chinese and so on and so forth.
Most of them not even a teeny bit artistic.
Henson photographs double standard - Abbott