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Record NG24/1924/4

Archive reference number NG24/1924/4

Press cuttings

Date Oct-Dec 1924

1.Acquisition: Tocque ‘Jean Michel de Grilleau’

2.Admission: student days

3.Art Market: dispute regarding attribution of Hals picture

4.Bequests and Gifts: Phillips, Dossi ‘A Female Saint’, Dossi ‘Lamentation over the Body of Christ’, Italian ‘Portrait of a Lady in a Plumed Hat’ French ‘Portrait of a Boy’, Giordano ‘The Toilet of Bathsheba’, Mercier ‘Portrait of a Man’, Italian, Venetian ‘The Story of Cimon and Efigenia’, Pordenone ‘Saint Bonaventure’, Pordenone ‘Saint Louis of Toulouse’, van Steenwyck the Younger ‘The Interior of a Gothic Church looking East’, Italian ‘Portrait of a Man’; Trueman Mills, Murillo ‘The Immaculate Conception of the Virgin’

5.Building: requests for expansion of both the National Gallery and the National Portrait Gallery;

6.Events: exhibition of Modern British Paintings at Grosvenor Galleries, display of Burne-Jones ‘The Golden Stairs’;

7.Loans In: National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Raeburn ‘James Wardrop of Torbane Hill’, lent to the National Gallery;


9.Staff: MacColl, retirement from post of Keeper of the Wallace Collection;

10.Trustees: Witt, suggestion that the National Gallery should be given power to lend pictures to foreign countries

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG3964, NG4031, NG4032, NG4033, NG4034, NG4035, NG4036, NG4037, NG4038, NG3910, NG4039, NG4040, NG4041

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