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 NG14/112/1

Archive reference number NG14/112/1

Acquisition file

Date 15 Jan 1946

Copy of a letter from Hendy to Squadron Leader Christopher Norris thanking him for his letter and instructions re how he wishes his name to be expressed on the picture's label

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG5472
Related material

NG16/59.4 Letter from Clarke to Davies, 27 Jul 1942 asking for his opinion on the Poussin 'Annunciation' offered by Norris, and reply from Davies, 28 Jul 1942. NG16/290.101 Correspondence between Norris and Hendy, Davies and Massey [Chairman of Trustees] re arrival and display of the Poussin and Board's pleasure at his gift, 15 Feb-6 Sep 1946. Dossier for NG5472 Letters from Norris to Blackwood (12 Jan 1946) re arrival of the Poussin at the Gallery, and from Norris to Hendy (18 Feb 1946) re Alexander Part, from whom he acquired the Poussin. Dossier also contains copies of material in NG16/59.4 and NG16/290.101

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.