Search the Archive

Search the National Gallery Archive containing records of the Gallery's activities from its foundation in 1824 to the present day. Find out more about the National Gallery Archive.

Record NG72/11

Archive reference number NG72/11
Title

Letter from Walter Shepherd to the Director of the National Gallery

Date 18 August 1948
Description

Letter from a member of the public about a painting, which he believes may be by Turner, which he has located in a local inn. There is an annotation in pencil addressed to Martin Davies and signed ā€˜Cā€™ [Kenneth Clark], saying it is up to him [Davies] to decide how to proceed.

Record type Item
Alternative reference numbers (P.) NH695 TURNER Shepherd

Your list will only be saved temporarily. Inactivity of more than an hour could result in the loss of your list. If you would like to keep a record of your list, we suggest you email it to yourself.

Your list of records will be sent to us if you request an appointment, and a summary will be included in your appointment email notification.