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Letter to Lord F. Cavendish

21 Jan 1881


Letter to Lord F. Cavendish


21 Jan 1881

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Offering a series of explanations regarding aspects of the National Gallery’s

Estimate for 1881-82. Including; the authority to appoint new staff members, the

variable nature of picture purchasing, and the extent of the Director’s

‘subsistence allowance’.

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