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Acquisition file

4 Jan-8 Aug 1967


Acquisition file


4 Jan-8 Aug 1967

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Correspondence with Colnaghi (dealer) concerning the potential purchase of the Bernini which they are offering for sale, initially at £35,000. Letter from Michael Levey to Sir William Emrys Williams of the National Art Collections Fund, asking whether a donation towards the acquisition from the NACF would be possible. Letter from Williams regretting that the NACF committee has decided against a contribution. Letter to Colnaghi from John Witt (Chairman) thanking the dealer for lowering the price of the picture so the Gallery can purchase it, the new price is not stated.

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