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Record NGA1/1/44/17

Archive reference number NGA1/1/44/17

Letter from William Boxall to A.H. Layard

Date 30 Jun 1870

Reporting on Gallery affairs, including the development of the building, the Michelangelos, the acquisition of the Cima and Lady Eastlake's gift of the Bellini; mentions discourtesy shown to an Italian visitor Signor Squarcina by Henry Cole and asks Layard to let him know if he comes across any good Velazquez portraits.

Record type Item
Paintings referenced in this record NG790, NG809, NG812, NG816

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