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Record NG16/286/1

Archive reference number NG16/286/1
Title

Registry files: Sir Charles Holroyd

Date 1915-1917
Description

Wages of some Tate porters; offer of a Sickert from Miss Gosse; absence from Board meeting of 11 May 1915 due to heart attack; doctor's certificate; views on sale of Gilley pictures; conference on 16 Nov; correspondence re Mr Harcourt; loans from the Gallery; advantage of glazing pictures in wartime; declining a David and a Masaccio; hanging in Room 1; remarks on his office by the retiring Director re purchasing of pictures for the Gallery, regret at not purchasing the Velazquez; two Velazquez pictures belonging to Mr Frere; purchase of St Aubin (NG2129); recommendations for George Clausen and Robert Witt to become Trustees; recommendation for Director's travelling allowance; letter of resignation; recommendation and condition report on Masaccio (NG3046); copy of Trustees' letter of condolence; Lady Holroyd's reply.

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG2129, NG3046

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