Photograph: The North Vestibule
Archive reference number
Photograph, retouched with designs for door alterations. National Gallery Archives, from file 264.17, Office of Works, 1934 The view shows the mosaic floor before Anrep's mosaic 'Modern Virtues' was laid (opened 25 Nov 1952). 'The Dying Alexander', Italian School (?) (NG2241) is on the pedestal. Taken between 1925 when 'Fame' then ascribed to Biard (NG4105) was presented and placed on the half-way landing, and July 1933 when Boris Anrep's mosaic 'The Awakening of the Muses' was unveiled on that site. Photograph: Origin uncertain. No neg. details.
Paintings referenced in this record
Your list will only be saved temporarily. Inactivity of more than an hour could result in the loss of your list. If you would like to keep a record of your list, we suggest you email it to yourself.
Your list of records will be sent to us if you request an appointment, and a summary will be included in your appointment email notification.