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'Saint Michael' by Piero della Francesca on display 2 Jan
Attendance figures publised 16 Jan
Cleaning reveals date of 'Self Portrait' by Rembrandt 9 Feb
Visitor figures for 'Saint Michael' by Piero della Francesco display 15 Feb
'Madonna of Loreto' by Raphael and 'Portrait of a man' by Paul Veronese returned after loan 9 Mar
'Portrait of Mrs Siddons' by Gainsborough cleaned 17 Mar
'Bacchus and Ariadne' by Titian to be cleaned 8 May
Press cuttings relating to 'Bacchus and Ariadne' 9 May
Great pictures newly cleaned in remodelled rooms at the National Gallery 22 May
From Rescue to Restoration 2 Jun
Acquisition: Part of 'Lunch at Vasouy' by Vuillard, with donation of other part 5 Jun
Special exhibition of the National Gallery's recently acquired 'Judgement of Paris' by Rubens 7 Jun
Summary of Gallery activities for 1965-1966 published 29 Jun
Invitation to Press Conference for publication of 'The National Gallery, 1965- December , 1966' in 6 Jul
Exhibition of 'Judgement of Paris' extended by two weeks 3 Jul
Trustees accept the resignation of Sir Philip Hendy 4 Jul
'Young Woman standing at a Virginal' by Vermeer cleaned 13 Jul
Acquisition: 'Saint Thomas and Saint Andrew' by Bernini 8 Aug
'Ecce Homo' by Correggio cleaned 20 Nov
National Gallery acquisitions made during the directorship of Sir Philip Hendy 7 Dec

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