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Record NG24/1927/3

Archive reference number NG24/1927/3

Press cuttings

Date Jul-Aug 1927

1.Art Market: sale of Benson Collection to Sir Joseph Duveen, discovery of Velazquez picture, sale of Holford collection

2.Bequests and Gifts: Wakefield, Benson family and The Art Fund, Lotto ‘Portrait of a Woman inspired by Lucretia’; Duveen, Correggio ‘Christ taking Leave of his Mother’; members of the d’Erlanger family, Drouais ‘Le Comte de Vaudreuil’; Churchill, Lord Ivor, Bonington ‘Mountain Landscape’

3.Events: Selection and Executive Committees of British Artists’ Exhibitions dinner party, annual conference of the Museum Association

4.Tate: record of 10 years of the Tate Gallery

5.Trustees: Ormsby-Gore

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG4256, NG4255, NG4253

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