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Record NG6/1/74

Archive reference number NG6/1/74

Letter to Chancellor of the Exchequer

Date 16 May 1837

Informing his that the Trustees wish to purchase the Murillo, and are of the opinion that it may be desirable to acquire the Rubens if an arrangement can be made for purchasing both

Record type Item
Paintings referenced in this record NG13, NG59

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