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Archibald Prize 1982

Entries: 218 (26 selected)
Sponsor: Katies
Exhibition dates: 18 December 1982 to 30 January 1983
Only selected works were exhibited; each artist could submit up to two works

Eric Smith wins the prize for the second year in a row; the third time he’d received the award.