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Acquisition file

11 Sep 1929-23 Jul 1970


Acquisition file


11 Sep 1929-23 Jul 1970

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Correspondence between the Gallery and Sir Ronald Storr and Lady Storr concerning their loan of the Crucifixion, including conservation measures and attribution of the work. Correspondence with M.B. Storrs, nephew of Ronald Storrs, regarding Storr's bequest of the Crucifixion to the National Gallery. Letter to M.B. Storrs from the Director, officially accepting the bequest, dated 11 December 1964. Letter to Storrs requesting permission to loan the Crucifixion to the Bowes Museum for a temporary exhibition. Correspondence between Royds Rawstorne and Co. (solicitors) and the Gallery regarding the tax exemption of the Crucifixion following the death of Lady Storrs in 1970.

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