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Record NG6/6/1061

Archive reference number NG6/6/1061

Letter to Mr Coutts & Co

Date 28 Dec 1880

Stating that the will of Clarke left the sum of £23, 104 to the gallery in the

names of six Trustees of the National Gallery. Enquiring to the correspondent as

to the process necessary to ensure that cheques written to purchase paintings

need not be signed by all six trustees due to the inconvenience this will likely


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