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Record NGA2/3/3/1

Archive reference number NGA2/3/3/1

Letter from Sir Charles Eastlake to Ralph N Wornum

Date 7 Mar 1846

Relating to the spelling of 'Pinacothek' in the new catalogue. Eastlake favours the form used by Sir Edmund Head which is neither German nor Latin. "I quite agree that you can hardly consider these matters too well".

Record type Item
Alternative reference numbers NG32/71.1

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