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Photograph: Acquisition in Focus: 'Samson and Delilah' by Rubens



Photograph: Acquisition in Focus: 'Samson and Delilah' by Rubens



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The original setting above a fireplace for Rubens's 'Samson and Delilah' (NG6461) was recreated by the Gallery's Framing Department for this exhibition, 19 Jan-20 Mar 1983. John England (Head of Framing) can be seen standing in front of the display. Hang includes Dirk Bouts's diptych Christ and the Virgin (NG711, NG712) and Marinus van Reymerswaele's 'Two Tax Gatherers' (NG944). Photograph: Melanie Friend. No. neg. details.

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