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Record NG24/1947/5

Archive reference number NG24/1947/5
Title

Press cuttings

Date Dec 1946-Jun 1948
Description

1.Building: urgent need for air conditioning following damage to pictures caused by damp, including NG66 Rubens ‘An Autumn Landscape with a View of Het Steen in the Early Morning’ and NG1128 Signorelli ‘The Circumcision’

2.Conservation and Restoration: cleaning of pictures

3.Government: petition to Prime Minister Atlee regarding cleaning of pictures at the National Gallery

4.Scientific: x-ray of pictures

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