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Record NG6/8/178

Archive reference number NG6/8/178

Letter to the Secretary, Science and Art Department

Date 17 Jul 1882

Informs the correspondent that the re-gilding of picture frames to be carried out at the cost of the Science and Art Department. Also discusses the Board of Education’s desire to ban further paintings from the collection to the South Kensington Museum and how the issue has been passed to H. M. Treasury.

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