Decision details

OD/16/07 Museum Loans

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


This decision relates to 5 current loan requests:


1)    Ipswich Transport Museum – Eight Rapier Engineering Models

2)    Lavenham Arts Festival – “The Bell-Ringers” by Reginald Brill

3)    Munnings Art Museum – “King George V Riding His Favourite Pony Jock in Sandringham Great Park” by Sir Alfred Munnings

4)    Musee Marmottan Monet, Paris – “La Maison du pere Gallien a Pontoise’ by Camille Pissarro

5)    Dunwich Museum – Dunwich Town Seal


Further information is available in the attached decision notice.


The outcome of the loan requests were as follows:


1)    Loan approved

2)    Loan declined as exhibit unavailable

3)    Loan declined as exhibit unavailable

4)    Loan declined as exhibit due to be displayed in Ipswich

5)    Loan approved

Reason: To enable the Ipswich Collections to contribute to 2 exhibitions and to continue the Museum’s partnership working with a network of cultural organisations.  The other requests were declined either because the requested works are not available or the loan would have an adverse impact on the other work of the Museum Service.

Publication date: 04/07/2016

Date of decision: 16/05/2016

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