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Record NG24/1890/4

Archive reference number NG24/1890/4

Press cuttings

Date 11 Apr-29 Jul 1890

1.Art Market: selection of a national historical art collection and distribution across institutions, sale of private collections to private buyers on the Continent and in America including the Longford Castle pictures

2.Building: threat to Turner paintings caused by problems with the building

3.Government: co-operation with Henry Tate to form a gallery devoted to British artists

4.Trustees: criticism of the use of catalogues.

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