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Record NG24/1916/3

Archive reference number NG24/1916/3
Title

Press cuttings

Date 18-30 Nov 1916
Description

1.Art Market: sale and exchange of national works of art, sale of Davanzati Palace collection in New York

2.Bequests and Gifts: discussion of Turner’s bequest to the nation with regards to the National Gallery Bill

3.Government: Lord D’Abernon and the National Gallery Bill to extend powers of Trustees for the sale and loan of superfluous pictures, discussion of the benefits and dangers of the bill, opposition and support

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