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|Archive reference number||NG24/1915/1|
|Date||Dec 1914-May 1915|
1.Acquisition: NG3011 van Dyck ‘Portrait of a Woman and Child’
2.Art Market: sale of the Morgan Collection, collections in Philadelphia, sale of Holbein portrait of Thomas Cromwell, sale of the Sir Walter Gilbey
3.Bequests and Gifts: Pirbright, 3 pictures Bywater, N03012 Sargent ‘Professor Ingram Bywater’; Crokat, N03013 Hoppner ‘Master Frederick van Diest’, and N03014 Hoppner ‘Miss Louisa van Diest’; Watney, N03015 Leighton ‘Helios and Rhodes’; Contemporary Art Society, N03016 Tonks ‘The Toilet’, N03017 Tonks ‘Auguste Rodin’ and N03018 Tonks ‘Madame Rodin’
4.Building: precautions required to safeguard art and archives from air raids, fireproofing alterations, removal of important pictures
5.Government: granting of supplementary money for export duty for Sir Henry Layard bequest, annual grant for National Gallery
6.Loans In: Holford, Sir George, Andrew Stevens, lent to Tate Gallery Johannesburg Art Gallery ‘Thyrsis’, lent to Tate Gallery;
7.National Gallery History: the future of the National and Tate Galleries
8.Tate: exhibition of Alfred Stevens pictures
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