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Record NG23/1961

Archive reference number NG23/1961

Press Releases

Date 1961

Loan of 'Betrayal of Christ' by Guereino 2 Jan

Loan of 'Crossing of the Red Sea' by Poussin 13 Jan

Five paintings by Boudin exhibited at the National Gallery 24 Jan

Two early views by Canaletto on loan 18 Feb

From Van Eyck to Tiepolo press view Feb

General Press release 22 Feb

Acquisitions: four canvases by Tiepolo 'Mr Scott of Banks Fee' by Batoni and 'Time destroying beauty' by Batoni 14 Mar

Two portraits attributed to Robert Campin lent to the National Gallery 20 Mar

Loan of two missing wings from Saint Clement and the Donor 6 Apr

Acquisition: '[Dancing Girl with a Tamborine]' and '[Dancing girl with castanets]' by Renoir 21 Apr

Acquisition: '[A Bather]' by Renoir 2 May

Loan of 'Death of Actaeon' by Titian 8 May

Evening opening at the National Gallery during the summer 6 Jun

Acquisition: 'Sunset landscape with Saint George and Saint Anthony' by Giorgione 14 Jun

Transfer of Courtauld fund pictures from the Tate Gallery 22 Jun

'Salome with the head of Saint John the Baptist' by Caravaggio on loan 27 Jun

Acquisition: 'Duke of Wellington' by Goya 3 Aug

Partly cleaned 'Madonna and Child' by Titian on display 15 Aug

Goya theft: The National Gallery asks the government for an independent inquiry 15 Sep

£5000 reward notice for stolen Goya 22 Sep

Note relating to newspaper lead on stolen Goya 26 Sep

'Adoration of the Kings' by Rubens on display after cleaning 4 Oct.

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG6308, NG6316, NG2669, NG6317, NG6318, NG6319, NG6307, NG6322, NG3948

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