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Acquisition file

8 Feb 1976-25 Jan 1977


Acquisition file


8 Feb 1976-25 Jan 1977

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Correspondence with Timothy Bathurst of Arthur Tooth and Sons Ltd (dealers) regarding the Moreau and the potential acquisition of this picture by the Gallery. Correspondence with Professor John Hale concerning the potential price to be paid for the work. Initial condition report for the work; invoice for the picture with letter dated 8 Oct 1976 confirming that the Trustees have decided to purchase the work for £147,699. Arrangements for a press view of the new acquisition. Papers from the Finance department recording purchase.

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