Search the Archive

Search the National Gallery Archive containing records of the Gallery's activities from its foundation in 1824 to the present day. Find out more about the National Gallery Archive.

Record NG38/111

Archive reference number NG38/111

Letter concerning a painting by Richard Wilson: Offered for sale

Date 2-6 Dec 1862

Letters from Septimus Prowett to the Trustees offering a picture under the condition that it was to be placed in line with 'Carthage' by Turner and the 'Embarkation' by Claude. The painting examined and returned to owner an the offer declined

Record type File

Your list will only be saved temporarily. Inactivity of more than an hour could result in the loss of your list. If you would like to keep a record of your list, we suggest you email it to yourself.

Your list of records will be sent to us if you request an appointment, and a summary will be included in your appointment email notification.