This series contains information relating to acquisitions more generally, such as the Contemporary Portraits Fund, 1932-1972, and large group acquisitions, including a file of correspondence and papers relating to portraits transferred from the Tate and the National Gallery, 1955-1972, and a file of correspondence and invoices relating to the purchase of engravings, 1945-1960.
NPG - Correspondence relating to acquisitions of items for the collections
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 1082 NPG68
- Dates of Creation1932 - 1994
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description5 files
Scope and Content
Available to view by appointment in the Heinz Archive and Library Public Study Room, to make an appointment contact Archive Reception . Although records are generally available for public consultation, some information in them, such as personal data or information supplied to the Gallery in confidence, may be restricted.
Other Finding Aids
The complete catalogue for this archive can be searched via the NPG Archive Catalogue .
Conditions Governing Use
Personal photography is permitted for research purposes only. Photocopying is not permitted.