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Photograph: Cleaning and conservation

1947

Title

Photograph: Cleaning and conservation

Date

1947

Archive reference number

NG30/1947/41

Description

Inspection of paintings, as part of the Keystone Feature 'Should an Old Master Be Washed.' Text accompanying photograph reads: "All pictures on show at the National Gallery are thoroughly examined at regular intervals. This is an expert making a routine inspection. This is an attendant [Mr. William Smith has been crossed out] examining pictures for possible defects caused by damp etc." Copyright: Keystone Press Agency Ltd., 4/7 Red Lion Court, Fleet St., London, EC4. Photographer: Frederick Ramage or George Konig. Neg. R/GK/4558-21

[Dutch School?]

Record type

Item

Alternative reference numbers

NG30/33

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