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Press Releases

1957

Title

Press Releases

Date

1957

Archive reference number

NG23/1957

Description

Record number of visitors to the National Gallery 14 Jan

Temporary return of Holbein's 'Henry VIII' 15 Feb

'Pieta' by Van der Weyden on display 13 Mar

Spring Cleaning at the National Gallery 17 Apr

'Christ Washing His Disciples' Feet' by Tintoretto on display 23 Apr

Acquisition: 'Winter Landscape' by Esaias van de Velde 26 Apr

Acquisition: 'The Trinity appearing to Saint Clement' by Tiepolo 19 Jul

Gift to the Gallery of 'Juno discovering Jupiter with Io' by Lastman 30 Jul

Chatsworth pictures at the National Gallery - 'Donne Triptych' by Memlinc and 'An Old Man In An Armchair' by [follower of] Rembrandt 22 Oct

Cleaning of Titian's 'Noll Me Tangere' 28 Nov

Acquisition: 'An Old Man In An Armchair' by [follower of] Rembrandt 16 Dec.

Record type

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