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Record NG24/1922/3

Archive reference number NG24/1922/3

Press cuttings

Date Jul 1922

1.Admission: entrance fees

2.Art Market: export of art, discovery of a da Vinci cartoon

3.Bequests and Gifts: Clarke, Messys ‘The Virgin and Child with Saints Barbara and Catherine’, Lycett Green, Howorth, van Oost the Elder, ‘Two Boys before an Easel’

4.Conservation and Restoration: placing pictures under glass, views of French curators

5.Events: chamber music at National Gallery provided by Royal College of Music, publication of book by Sir Charles Holmes titled ‘Constable, Gainsborough, and Lucas’ exhibition of Holmes, Granger-Taylor, and Alexander at Grosvenor Galleries

6.Government: financial grant to prevent export of pictures


8.Staff: Ambrose, retirement from post of Chief Clerk of National Gallery

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG3664, NG3649

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