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Record NGA1/1/17/3

Archive reference number NGA1/1/17/3

Extract from a report of the Trustees and the Director of the National Gallery

Date 1867

On requirements as regards the care and exhibition of the pictures and the additional space to be provided in the proposed enlargement of the Gallery. Includes reference to the Raphael Cartoons, removal of old master drawings from the British Museum, space for the Turner drawings and the return of British School pictures from South Kensington.

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