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Record NG6/8/359

Archive reference number NG6/8/359

Letter to William Benewse chairman of the Derby Corporation Art Gallery Committee

Date 23 Oct 1882

The Director is in Italy and no Trustees meetings will be held until his return but Eastlake has contacted him about this and asks the correspondent to wait for his reply. The Experiment with the Air Pump was acquired by donation so the loan must comply with a Rule by the Trustees regarding loans to Provincial Institutions.

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Paintings referenced in this record NG725,

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