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why i swapped sydney for the southern highlands after 40 years as an art dealer

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why i swapped sydney for the southern highlands after 40 years as an art dealer

when i gave up my gallery, i was a sort of known person. i was also known for having flashy cars – i had a bentley and a maserati. then when i decided to retire and live on a smaller amount of money i sold the maserati and bought a golf. i sold my smart house in surry hills filled with wonderful pictures and bought a small house down the coast. now, when i sit at the traffic lights, i'm just another old grey-haired man in a volkswagen. i'm not smart old rex irwin who has a gallery in sydney. a woman said to me the other day: "are you the rex irwin?" and i said: "no, i used to be." i think that's how i am now. i'm this new person who isn't who i was, which was a slightly public per...