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Record NG14/105/1

Archive reference number NG14/105/1
Title

Acquisition file

Date 11 Feb-6 Apr 1943
Description

Correspondence with C. de L. Leach re his father's bequest of 'A Merry Group of Three Children' by Le Nain and 'Playmates' by Leyster and arrangements for their removal to the Gallery, 11 Feb-1 Apr 1943; letter from Westminster Bank Ltd's Trustee Department requesting a receipt for the pictures, 6 Apr 1943

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG5416, NG5417
Related material

See NG4516 dossier for 5 letters to/from C.F. Leach and the Keeper re the former's intention to bequeath two pictures and a catalogue description of the 'Merry Group' by Le Nain, 31 Dec 1941-30 Jan 1942. Includes a copy of the Keeper's letter of 30 Jan 1942 accepting the bequest.

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