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Record NG24/1891/4

Archive reference number NG24/1891/4

Press cuttings

Date 9 May-8 Jul 1891

1.Building: William Wilkins’s original design of the National Gallery, and the effect of building alterations to the display of Holbein ‘Jean de Dinteville and Georges de Selve ('The Ambassadors')’

2.Conservation and restoration: glazing work on 'The Ambassadors'

3.Loans out: discussion of the National Gallery Loan Act of 1883 and the interchange of National Gallery collections between provincial art galleries


Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG1314

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