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Record attendance figures for 1983 6 Jan
Gift: 'Madame Andre Wormser and her Children' by Edouard Vuillard 9 Jan
The Capricious View - an exhibition of townscapes 13 Jan
Acquisition in focus Degas: 'Helene Rouart in her father's study' 16 Jan
I See, I Paint from my Window children's painting competition[Mar]
Acquisition: 'Witches at their incantations' by Salvator Rosa 12 Mar
Purchase of The Way to Calvary by Jacopo Bassano 20 Mar
Acquisition in focus: Helene Rouart in her Father's study 23 Mar
A brush with colour exhibition 23 Mar
Acquisition: 'The Avenue, Sydenham' by Camille Pissarro 27 Mar
Easter events for children 2 Apr
Danish Painting: The Golden Age exhibition 25 Apr
Press conference for Danish Painting: The Golden Age 25 Apr
Building of new exhibition room within the National Gallery 25 Apr
Acquisition: Three fragments from an alterpiece by Ugolino di Nerio 4 May
Kevin O'Brien, artist in residence 21 May
A Brush with Colour exhibition 7 Jun
A Brush with Colour - Summer quiz for children 5 Jul
'View of Bermeo' by Paret on loan to the National Gallery 11 Jul
Summer talks for Children [Jul]
Acquisition: 'Jacobus Blauw' by Jacques-Louis David 18 Jul
Danish Painting: The Golden Age 14 Aug
Staff art exhibition 16 Aug
Portrait of Lord Liverpool by Lawrence on loan to the National Gallery 28 Aug
'Two Women on the Beach' by Gauguin on loan to the National Gallery 13 Sep
New Artist in residence - Hughie O'Donoghue 13 Sep
Christmas for Children at the National Gallery 10 Oct
Exhibitions 1985 18 Oct
Loan of rare Early German masterpieces 18 Oct
High attendance figures for major exhibition 7 Nov
Purchase of Mr and Mrs Thomas Coltman by Joseph Wright of Derby 23 Nov
New Chairman of Trustees appointed: Jacob Rothschild 11 Dec
Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Ireland 14 Dec
Acquisition by private treaty purchase: 'Charity' by Van Dyck 14 Dec.

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