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Press Releases: 1962

January 17, 1962
[Exhibition of English Drawings and Watercolors to open] (PDF 3MB)
April 16, 1962
Nineteenth American Music Festival at the National Gallery of Art (PDF 1.3MB)
April 18, 1962
Preliminary announcement [Exhibition devoted to the collection of Mr. and Mrs. André Meyer to open] (PDF 700KB)
May 11, 1962
[Copley's The Copley Family acquired with Gallery's purchase fund to be placed on view] (PDF 5.6MB)
June 1, 1962
[Notes on Portrait of Mary Cassatt by Edgar Degas and preview of Meyer Collection exhibition] (PDF 829KB)
June 1, 1962
Exhibition Schedule: Second half of 1962 NGA (PDF 645KB)
June 1, 1962
[Exhibition of the Collection of Mr. and Mrs. André Meyer] (PDF 3.98MB)
June 13, 1962
[John N. Irwin II elected a trustee] (PDF 817KB)
June 15, 1962
[National Gallery of Art received Special Award of Merit in 1962 Parade of American Music under the sponsorship of the National Federation of Music Clubs at the conclusion of its nineteenth American Music Festival] (PDF 1.2MB)

June 24, 1962
[Manet's Oysters given by the Adele R. Levy Fund, Inc. to go on exhibition] (PDF 2.6MB)
July 6, 1962
[Exhibition of Watercolors by Winslow Homer from the Collection of Mrs. Charles R. Henschel] (PDF 2.2MB)

July 11, 1962
[Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition Services announced opening of Old Master Drawings from Chatsworth exhibition at the National Gallery of Art] [Smithsonian Institution news release] (PDF 9.1MB)
August 6, 1962
[Sargent's Street in Venice acquired through gift of Avalon Foundation] (PDF 1MB)
September 10, 1962
Sunday evening concerts resume at the National Gallery of Art (PDF 1.4MB)
September 13, 1962
[American Prints Today/1962 to open] (PDF 993KB)
October 22, 1962
[Old Master Drawings from Chatsworth to open] (PDF 7.2MB)
November 19, 1962
Goya's Duke of Wellington at the National Gallery of Art (PDF 1.7MB)
December 7, 1962
[Exhibition of the work of John Gadsby Chapman to open] (PDF 1MB)
December 19, 1962
The portrait of Mona Lisa (La Gioconda) (PDF 1.8MB)