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Press Releases



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Simone Martini's Christ Discovered in the Temple from the Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool Jan
Concerns over provisions in the Culture and Recreation Bill on the appointment of Trustees Jan
The National Gallery and VAT 23 Jan
Spirit of an Age Feb
Tell Me a Picture: An exhibition selected by Quentin Blake
New Acquisition: The Four Elements by Joachim Beuckelaer Mar
Vermeer and the Delft School Mar
Changes in VAT For Free National Museums 7 Mar
Statement: Richard Foster Death 9 Mar
Statement: North Italian double-sided portrait [Mar?]
Take One Picture 2001 Apr
New Acquisition: The Archers by Sir Henry Raeburn May
Young Woman seated at a Virginal [exhibited as part of Vermeer and the Delft School exhibition] 11 Jun
Family Summer - free family fun at the National Gallery Jun
Family Fortunes Jun
Telling a new story - Sainsbury Wing re-opens Jul
Masaccio: The Pisa Altarpiece [several releases including statements in defence of the project] Jul
Regional Museums and the National Gallery 2001 - 2002 Jul
New media and the National Gallery Jul
National Gallery grant-in-aid allocation Jul
£10 million gift in honour of Sir Paul Getty Jul
Major funding announcement 10 million gift for new additional entrance from Trafalgar Square Jul
New media update Jul
Viewing the Skull - re-displaying Holbein's 'The Ambassador's' Jul
Trustees of the National Gallery Jul
Travelling companions: Chardin and Freud featuring The Young Schoolmistress by Jean-Simeon Chardin Aug
Statement: Re-uniting the surviving panels of Masaccio's Pisa Altarpiece 29 Aug
Quote from Neil MacGregor, Director of the National Gallery, on the significance of its forthcoming Aelbert Cuyp exhibition [Sept?]
The loan of the Panel the Crucifixion by Masaccio 4 Sept
Final Week Late Night Vermeer 5 Sept
Statement from The National Gallery on the Zurbarán pictures in Durham 6 Sept
Complimentary Press Tickets [Sept?]
Statement Thursday 6 Sept: Reuniting the surviving panels of Masaccio's Pisa Altarpiece at The National Gallery in London Sept
Pisanello: Painter to the Renaissance Court Oct
National Gallery: Appointment of a New Director 28 Nov
Aelbert Cuyp [photocopy] Nov 2001
Kitaj: In the aura of Cezanne and other Masters c. 2001
Goya: the family of the Infante Don Luis c. 2001
The Three Kings at the National Gallery Christmas events for adults and children c. 2001
Christmas shopping fun at the National Gallery c. 2001
National Gallery exhibitions 2001/2002

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