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Record NG24/1927/5

Archive reference number NG24/1927/5
Title

Press cuttings

Date Jan-Oct 1928
Description

1.Acquisition: criticism of recent National Gallery acquisitions

2.Art Market: discovery of Storck picture, discovery of Romney picture, British art, sale of Earl of Portarlington collection, examination of da Vinci picture

3.Bequests and Gifts: Herriot, N04361 Roussel ‘The Reading Girl’

4.Building: use of canvas in National Gallery to counteract reflections of light on pictures, decoration of the refreshment room at the Tate Gallery

5.Conservation and Restoration: ultra-violet rays, wall paintings

6.Hanging of Collection: removal of the Mond Collection to new room and rearrangement of Venetian collection

7.Loans In: National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne, Tintoretto ‘Doge Pietro Loredano’

8.Staff: Holmes

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