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Record NG23/1963

Archive reference number NG23/1963
Title

Press Releases

Date 1963
Description

Gift of three landscapes to the National Gallery: 'Souvenir of Saintry' and 'Dardagny, Morning' by Corot and 'A View of Rhenen seen from the West' by van Ruysdael 2 Jan

Leonardo cartoon withdrawn from exhibition 11 Jan

Acquisition: 'Landscape with a footbridge' by Albrecht Altdorfer 21 Jan

The Leonardo advisory committee holds first meeting 11 Feb

Acquisition: 'An Allegory of the Marriage of the Elector Palatine' by Pellegrini 19 Feb

Temporary closing of British rooms at the National Gallery 21 Mar

Loan of 'The Deposition' by the Master of the Saint Bartholomew Altarpiece 3 Apr

The International Committee on the conservation of the Leonardo cartoon Apr

'The Grounds of the Château Noir' by Cezanne on display 17 Apr

Loans between the National Gallery and the Louvre 18 Apr

Press view for 'From Uccello to Renoir' 24 Apr

Acquisition: 'Saint Jerome in the Desert' by Giuseppe Maria Crespi 15 May

Reopened English rooms 30 May

Evening opening at the National Gallery 30 May

'Portrait of Agostino Pallavicino' by Van Dyck on loan 6 Jun

Acquisition: 'Nirvana Jaune' by Monet 5 Jul

Two casts of gold medal removed from frame of 'The Hay Wain' by Constable 12 Jul

Loan of six French Impressionist and Post Impressionist pictures 1 Aug

'Nirvana Jaune' by Monet on display 1 Aug

Acquisition: 'Cupid complaining to Venus' by Lucas Cranach the Elder 7 Aug

Change of closing time 7 Aug

'Uccello to Renoir' exhibition extended 26 Sep

Clarifications of an accident to the working party after differing versions of original statement were published in the press 9 Oct

Statement regarding anonymous stolen Goya demands 15 Nov

Further statement regarding 'Duke of Wellington' by Goya 20 Nov

Findings on the Leonardo Cartoon 27 Nov

Acquisition: 'Singing Luteplayer' by Hendrick ter Brugghen 10 Dec

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG6340, NG6339, NG6348, NG6337, NG6320, NG6328, NG6342, NG6345, NG1207, NG6344, NG6322, NG6347

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