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Acquisition file

8 Nov 1975-2 Mar 1976


Acquisition file


8 Nov 1975-2 Mar 1976

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Correspondence between Michael Levey and Jacques Daber (dealer) relating to the Delacroix, firstly arranging to view the picture and then agreeing a price, initially £150,000 then offered for £135,000 -which the Gallery accepts. Arrangements for shipping the picture from Paris and press release announcing the acquisition. Papers from the Finance department recording purchase.

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