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

19 Sep 1890

Title

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

Date

19 Sep 1890

Archive reference number

NG38/92

Description

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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