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Record NG24/1927/2

Archive reference number NG24/1927/2

Press cuttings

Date Apr-Jul 1927

1.Acquisition: After Titian ‘The Trinity (La Gloria)’

2.Art Market: America, sale of Earl of Northbrook’s collection, Louvre Museum and exchange and loans programme, forgeries, sale of Romney portrait, sale of Benson collection

3.Bequests and Gifts: legatees of Holford estate,‘William, First Lord de la Warr’

4.Collection: review of hands painted by El Greco, questioned title of Honthorst ‘Christ before Pilate’, history of Correggio ‘Venus with Mercury and Cupid (The School of Love)’

5.Events: autumn exhibition of Gainsborough pictures at Burlington House, visit of French President Paul Doumer to National Gallery, luncheon for Baron Chiaramonte Bordonaro

6.Government: grants to museums and galleries

7.Hanging of Collection

8.Staff: Holmes, near completion of 3rd volume of his publication

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG4222, NG3679, NG10

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