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Acquisition file

5 Jun-19 Nov 1934


Acquisition file


5 Jun-19 Nov 1934

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Correspondence between Kenneth Clark [Director] and the Sangiorgi Gallery, Rome re purchase of 'Christ Mocked' by Hieronymous Bosch and with Dr Max Friedländer and Harold Isherwood Kay re the picture's merits, cleaning and publication.
The correspondence between Clark and Kay also discusses the progress of various acquisitions including the purchase of the Sassetta panels from Mackay and Sir Joseph Duveen's gift of Hogarth's 'Graham Family'

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See S67 for receipt of purchase, dated 26 Oct 1934; see S1083 for Sassetta panels acquisition file

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