The Leonardo Stays Here 1962

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    Titles read: "LONDON - THE LEONARDO STAYS HERE".

    General view of exterior of the National Gallery. Inside we see people looking at the Leonardo cartoon. Several shots of the charcoal drawing by Leonardo da Vinci of the Virgin and child with John the Baptist and St Anne. People are given leaflets and donate money to the appeal.

    Commentator explains that the cartoon will now remain in this country. The public donated £450,000 to keep the cartoon here and the remainder of the cost (£350,000) will be met by the government.

    Cuttings on file.

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    Cataloguer:
    Sarah
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53509
    Sort Number:
    62/063
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:40:00 / 01:31:33:00
    Canister:
    62/63
    Film ID:
    1723.24
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1962
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