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National Gallery Visual Files: Portraits



National Gallery Visual Files: Portraits



Archive reference number



Images of staff, trustees and other persons associated with the National Gallery in some way.
NG67 comprises original and copy photographs, photographic prints of portraits and sculpture, contact sheets and transparencies.

Please note that where copy photographs are listed, the date(s) supplied in the date field relates to the date at which the copy was made, and not the date of the original photograph/artwork. These details are provided in the body of the description where they are available.

Record type


Administrative history

Material contained within NG67 was collected, for example, from external sources and/or created by Gallery staff, and originally placed in History Files arranged by year by Library staff. At an unknown date all photographic images were removed from the History Files, and 'Visual File: Portraits' was created as a repository for images of persons associated with the Gallery in some way. Upon listing this series was given the reference NG67, but the title 'Visual File: Portraits' was retained. Other images removed from the History Files became part of Visual Files 1-4 or NG30.

Custodial history

See above

Related material

NG30 Photographs; Visual Files 1-4; History Files and HF People; Information Files in Archive Office. NG17 Annual Reports for further information on staff and trustees.

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