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Record NG6/12/758

Archive reference number NG6/12/758

Letter to Sir Henry Layard

Date 26 Jul 1887

Advising that the Lords Commissioners are unable to make a decision on the request for the suspension of the Gallery’s Annual Parliamentary Grant for the purchase of pictures and that it might be re-opened again in connection with the estimates of next year

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