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Record NG24/1960/18

Archive reference number NG24/1960/18

Press cuttings

Date Jan 1960-Nov 1962

1.Admission: visitor numbers, ban on cameras and photograph-taking

2.Art Market: Spanish Government and refusal to permit the export of a Rubens picture

3.Building: cleaning of the National Gallery flagpole, criticism of the grass in front of the building, floodlighting, pavement artist, birds

Record type File
Paintings referenced in this record NG47

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