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Painting in focus: 'Madame Moitessier' by Ingres 6 Jan

Exhibition: 'Late Gothic art from Cologne' 1 Feb

Acquisition: 'Lady Elizabeth Thimbelby and Dorothy, Viscountess Andover' by Van Dyck 16 Feb

The National Gallery sends an exhibition of Venetian paintings to Cologne 7 Mar

National Gallery exhibition dates 1977 7 Mar

Acquisition: 'Ophelia among the Flowers' by Odilon Redon 16 Mar

Acquisition: 'Peasants under the trees at dawn' by Corot 26 Apr

Talk at the National Gallery by John Braine May

The artist's eye- Anthony Caro 6 May

Acquisition: 'Madame de Pompadour' by Drouais 23 May

The artist's eye- Anthony Caro press preview 24 May

Acquisition: 'Madame de Pompadour' by Drouais background information 26 May

Chairman of Trustees urges Government to clarify its attitude to the retention of masterpieces 26 May

'A quick visit to The National Gallery'-visitor guide 22 Jun

National Gallery opening times 22 Jun

National Gallery summer event for children 30 Jun

The National Gallery buys picture at Christie's

'A Royal Subject' exhibition 15 Jul

National Gallery exhibition list 1977-1978 29 Jul

Touring exhibition returns to the National Gallery 29 Jul

National Gallery rooms reopen 30 Aug

Aqcuisition: 'Portrait of a Collector' by Parmigianino 6 Sep

The National Gallery launches an annual Technical Bulletin 20 Sep

'The Arnolfini Marriage' by Van Eyck to be next subject for 'Painting in focus' exhibition 21 Sep

Staff art exhibition 6 Oct

Music in pictures- The National Gallery's first record 12 Oct

Painting in focus: 'The Arnolfini Marriage' by Van Eyck 13 Oct

Celebrity Lectures 1977 14 Oct

Acquisition: 'The Effects of Intemperance' by Jan Steen 25 Oct

'The Presentation in the Temple' by Guercino on long term loan 26 Oct

The National Gallery's latest slide tape presentation- Pictures to music 4 Nov

Christmas events at the National Gallery 30 Nov

National Gallery touring exhibition no. 2 'Dutch Genre Painting' 9 Dec

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