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Record NG24/1950/17

Archive reference number NG24/1950/17

Press cuttings

Date Mar-Dec 1950

1.Acquisition: N05957 Constable ‘Chain Pier, Brighton’

2.Admission: acquisition of a wheel chair and push chairs for visitors’ use at the National Gallery

3.Bequests and Gifts: Anna Simonson, NG5786 Pacher ‘The Virgin and Child Enthroned with Angels and Saints’

4.Building: cleaning of National Gallery exterior, illuminations, Anrep mosaic flooring

5.Conservation and Restoration: cleaning pictures

6.Events: crowds gathered in Trafalgar Square to watch election results

7.Loans Out: request to loan NG2475 Holbein Christina of Denmark, Duchess of Milan, to the Royal Academy; loan of NG1315 Martinez del Mazo ‘Don Adrian Pulido Pareja’

8.National Gallery History: general history

9.Staff: claims for increased salaries

10.Trustees: Harris

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