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Record NG24/1906/7

Archive reference number NG24/1906/7

Press cuttings

Date 13 Jun-8 Aug 1906

1.Admission: overcrowding at the National Gallery and comparison with the National Portrait Gallery

2.Bequests and Gifts: Hartree, Diaz de la Pena ‘Sunny Days in the Forest’; Graystone, 2 marble busts; Mackintosh, Raphael ‘The Madonna and Child (The Mackintosh Madonna)’; Charles Locke Eastlake, Saftleven ‘Christ teaching from Saint Peter’s Boat on the Lake of Gennesaret’

3.Building: need for expansion

4.National Gallery History: Turner bequest to the nation, storage at National Gallery

5.Staff: Appointment of Sir Charles Holroyd as Director

6.Tate: MacColl, appointment as Keeper of Tate Gallery, acquisition, proposed building of a Turner Gallery.

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG2058, NG2069, NG2062

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