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Acquisition file

16 Apr-9 Nov 1918


Acquisition file


16 Apr-9 Nov 1918

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Lists of works purchased at the sale of Degas' collection of pictures with prices paid [in French and English]; brief catalogue entries on the pictures acquired; Director's handwritten notes on the first sale of 26-27 Mar 1918 at which these works were acquired; documents relating to the sale of Degas' own work in May 1918 including instructions on what pictures the Gallery should try to acquire.

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Documents relating to the shipment of the frames and drawings may be found at NG16/290/5

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