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Record NG23/1979

Archive reference number NG23/1979

Press Releases

Date 1979

The National Gallery on the Radio for BBC Radio 4's 'Kaleidoscope' 4 Jan

1978 attendance figures for the National Gallery 16 Jan

Publication of The National Gallery Technical Bulletin 16 Jan

National Gallery 1978 attendance figures 16 Jan

Painting in Focus: 'Peace and War' by Rubens 29 Jan

National Gallery touring exhibition 6 Feb

Acquisition: 'Portrait of Don Justino de Neve' by Murillo 26 Feb

Dutch Pictures to Return to Windsor 5 Mar

'It's War' holiday event for children and adults 5 Mar

'Geonese and Venetian Baroque paintings' 26 Mar

A Frans Post on loan from Amsterdam 26 Mar

Holiday closing at the National Gallery 26 Mar

Aquisitions: 'Fruit, Dish, Bottle and Guitar' by Picasso and 'Portrait of Greta Moll' by Matisse (3 releases) Apr

The Artist's Eye exhibition May

Revised plans for 'Venetian Seventeenth Century Painting' 14 May

Birds - The National Gallery summer event for children 18 Jun

A month in London: 'The Donkey Ride' by Eva Gonzales on loan 19 Jul

Opening of 'Venetian Seventeenth Century painting' Sep

Portrait by Bronzino on loan to The National Gallery 23 Aug

Staff art exhibition 7 Sep

Opera at the National Gallery for the first time 27 Aug

Venetian seventeenth century painting from collections in Britain and Ireland Sep

Staff art exhibition no. 4, 7 Sep

The homecoming of the National Gallery touring exhibition 1 Oct

The third National Gallery Technical Bulletin is published 31 Oct

Exhibitions for 1980 7 Nov

Aquisition of three paintings by Pontormo: 'Joseph Sold to Potiphar', 'Pharoah with his butler and baker' and 'Joseph's brothers beg for his help' 12 Nov

National Gallery closing dates over Christmas and New Year 27 Nov

National Gallery Christmas quizzes 27 Nov

The National Gallery Christmas Events for Children

Acquisition: 'Time Unveiling Truth' by Detroy 14 Dec

Major loan exhibition: 'Genoa and Venice in the 17th century' 1979

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG46, NG6448, NG6449, NG6450, NG6451, NG6452, NG6453

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