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Record NG24/1925/1

Archive reference number NG24/1925/1

Press cuttings

Date Jan-Apr 1925

1.Acquisition: Monaco ‘Incidents in the Life of St Benedict: Predella Panel’

2.Admission: closure of National Gallery due to fog

3.Art Market: discovery of Raphael picture, sale of Earl of Spencer collection, sale of art for death duties, sale of Lord Darnley collection

4.Bequests and Gifts: Phillips, National Art Collections Fund Tintoretto ‘Portrait of Vincenzo Morosini’; Middlemore, Holl, ‘Samuel Cousins, R.A.’ Lycett-Green, Perronneau ‘Portrait of a Woman’; Buttery, Flinck ‘Self Portrait Aged 24’

5.Building: completion of 3 new galleries at the Tate Gallery

6.Events: lectures at the National Gallery, death of John Sargent

7.Hanging of Collection: rearrangement of the Sargent portraits

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG4004, NG4068, NG4063, NG4062 NG4063; NG4068; NG4004; TATE N04065

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