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|Archive reference number||NG24/1924/1|
|Date||Dec 1923-May 1924|
1.Acquisition: Ochtervelt ‘A Woman Playing a Virginal, Another Singing and a Man Playing a Violin’
2.Admission: charges, copyists
3.Bequests and Gifts: Chester, Murillo and studio ‘The Immaculate Conception of the Virgin’
4.Building: construction of Gallery of Foreign Art at Millbank
5.Collection: Sargent ‘Lord Ribblesdale’, Velazquez ‘The Toilet of Venus (The Rokeby Venus)’
6.Conservation and Restoration
7.Event: lecture regarding ‘The Prophets of Islam in Art’, publication of Sir Charles Holmes' ‘Old Masters and Modern Art, the National Gallery, Italian Schools’, opening of Yorkshire Art Exhibition at Leeds Art Gallery
8.Government: Fine Arts Commission for England
9.Loans In: Burrell, collection of pictures to Tate Gallery; National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Titian ‘A Monk with a Book’ and Memling ‘The Man of Sorrows in the Arms of the Virgin’ to National Gallery
10.NACF: appeal for subscriptions to purchase Tintoretto ‘Portrait of Vincenzo Morosini’
|Paintings referenced in this record||NG3864, NG3910, NG3044, NG2057, NG4004 NG3044; NG3864; NG3910; NG4004|
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