Pictures from Collections in Northumberland - 8th May to 15th June 1951

Scope and Content

Correspondence and notes relating to exhibition, 'Pictures from Collections in Northumberland', held in conjunction with the 'Festival of Britain' at the Hatton Gallery 8th May to 15th 1951.

Two copies of the catalogue for the exhibition are in the file.

One copy of, 'Combat, Le Journal de Paris', 20th November 1951, highlights some paintings included in this exhibition.


HGA/1/1/3/2 consists of four files.

File 1 of 4 contains:

  • Exhibition catalogues
  • Photographs of exhibits
  • Press cutting

File 2 of 4 contains: exhibition correspondence from March 1950 to April 1951

File 3 of 4 contains: exhibition correspondence from May 1951 to January 1952

File 4 of 4 contains:

  • Unsorted 1950s correspondence bundled with label 'Not Seen'
  • Post-1950s correspondence
  • Notes relating to exhibition insurance, catalogue, and transport
  • Miscellaneous notes