Speech, Leo Bestall

Bestall (MBE) Leonard Delabere
Production date
28 Apr 1952

Object detail

Brief Description
Presidential Address by Leo Bestall for the Annual Meeting of Art Galleries and Museums Association of New Zealand dated 1952.

Raises discussion topic of holding a description of policies and collections from each museum in Wellington and Auckland for the benefit of international travellers and also students and researchers so they can plan their itinerary efficiently. Discusses budgetary concerns for small museums such as minimum costs and fundamental elements which will contribute to success based on his experience with the Hawke's Bay Art Gallery and Museum.

Corrections on notes are handwritten in blue ink.
Production date
28 Apr 1952
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Media/Materials description
Typed and handwritten black and blue ink on rice paper.
Height x Width: 170 x 212mm
Subject period
Subject date
28 Apr 1952
Credit line
from the Leo Bestall Collection
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