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Record NG6/9/550

Archive reference number NG6/9/550
Title

Letter to J.W. Barnes

Date 12 Feb 1884
Description

Explaining that the National Portrait Gallery is an important institution under government control and its chairman, Lord Hardinge is a Trustee of the National Gallery. Several portraits of the British School were transferred to the NPG and that is why is was suggested he offer the portrait he mentioned to the NPG also.

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