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Record NG16/268/1

Archive reference number NG16/268/1
Title

Registry files: Clark, Sir Kenneth

Date 1934-1937
Description

Correspondence of Keeper, Edwin Glasgow and Harold Isherwood Kay, with Clark. Includes correspondence re offers of pictures by Carl Haberstock (Maes, Cranach, Tiepolo); list of desirable British pictures at Burlington House 1934 and 1938; Miss Sayer deed of gift of Zoffany; use of the Lewis Fund for framing and restoration; report of pictures on the market1934, 1935; appointment of a representative on the Tate Board; purchase of Sassetta Panels (NG4757, NG4758, NG4759, NG4760, NG4761, NG4762, NG4763]; response to Standing Commission report; correspondence with Frank Howard re his proposed art laboratory; acquisition of Le Nain Three Men and A Boy (NG4857); restoration of Foppa Adoration of the Kings (NG729); note on relations between the National Gallery and the Tate; memorandum on the paramount list; also includes social correspondence of Clark.

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG729, NG4757, NG4758, NG4759, NG4760, NG4761, NG4762, NG4763, NG4857

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