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Record NG6/3/37

Archive reference number NG6/3/37

Letter to Antonio Panizzi, Principal Librarian, British Museum

Date 20 May 1862

Re his letter of 13 May 1862 re the loan of 3 [British Museum] pictures to the International Exhibition, 1862 without their consent. The Trustees apologise for their oversight, explaining that it is not always possible to recall the exact channel through which each picture came into the Gallery

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