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Record NG6/12/121

Archive reference number NG6/12/121

Letter to Mr Dolman from G.E. Ambrose


Advising that Cassell & Co. Ltd have permission to photograph ‘Portrait of a Merchant & Lady’ by Jan van Eyck [now known as ‘Portrait of Giovanni (?) Arnolfini and his Wife’] and ‘Christ blessing little Children’ from the School of Rembrandt [now attributed to Nicholas Maes and known as ‘Christ blessing the children'], on condition that the glass is removed by Mr Dolman and neither picture is moved from their present positions

Record type Item
Paintings referenced in this record NG186, NG757 NG757

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