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Record NG38/92

Archive reference number NG38/92

Letter concerning a painting by David Roberts: Regarding previous offers made to the gallery

Date 19 Sep 1890

Letters from H. Northcote stating that Mr Collins intends to ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer why paintings recently offered to the National Gallery had been declined. Includes a copy of Burton's answer to the Chancellor of the Exchequer, stating that the Gallery declined the pictures as they already owned superior pictures by Roberts

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