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Record NG24/1929/2

Archive reference number NG24/1929/2
Title

Press cuttings

Date Feb-Jul 1929
Description

1.Art Market: possibility of a National Gallery of Photography, sale of Hoppner ‘The Sackville Children’, export of art from Britain, sale of Yarborough collection, sale of Sir David Cameron pictures, sale of Cotes picture

2.Events: exhibition of Canaletto pictures, 40th Annual Conference of the Museums Association

3.Government: supplementary vote to purchase NG4451 ‘Richard II presented to the Virgin and Child by his Patron Saint John the Baptist and Saints Edward and Edmund (The Wilton Diptych)’ and NG4452 Titian and workshop ‘The Vendramin Family , venerating a Relic of the True Cross’

4.Staff: Holmes, description of his reorganisation of the National Gallery

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