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Record NG14/66/1

Archive reference number NG14/66/1

Acquisition file

Date 27 Aug 1931-29 Apr 1941

This file comprises, in addition to correspondence of a more general nature, letters from the NACF informing the Gallery of Sir Michael Sadler's gift of 'the Death of the Virgin' through the Fund in memory of Lady Sadler, of their willingness to contribute £2000 towards the cost of the Giorgione panels and of their decision to commission Maillol to undertake the 'Three Graces' to present to the Tate

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG4884, NG4573
Related material

See NG16/290/49 for correspondence with Sir Michael Sadler relating to his gift; S67 for receipt for purchase of Giorgione panels, dated 9 Jul 1937

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