The register contains a description of Italian paintings, including artist, school, title, subject matter, material, method, location and notes.
Register of Italian Pictures
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The register is entitled "Notes on various pictures" by Mündler and Wornum. Ralph Nicholson Wornum (1812-1877) succeeded General Thwaites as Keeper of the National Gallery and Secretary to the Board of Trustees in December 1854. He served in this post for twenty-two years until his death in 1877. Otto Mündler (1811-1870) served as the Gallery's Travelling Agent from 1855 to 1858.
The register is a single volume.
Other Finding Aids
The most recent and complete list is held on CALM ALM. A paper list is available from the National Gallery Archive.
Catalogued by Alan Crookham, Mar 2008.
The register has been selected for permanent preservation.
Transferred from the National Gallery Library.
No accruals are expected.