Decision details

OD/17/01 Loan of objects from the Ipswich Borough Council collections

Decision Maker: Officer Decision

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


This decision relates to a Museum collection loan request from the Holt Festival. The Festival exhibition ‘Benton End & Friends’, will celebrate Cedric Morris and Lett Haines as well as students at, visitors to and friends of The East Anglian School of Painting and Drawing. The exhibition will be held at the Meeting Room, Holt (Norfolk) and will be free to enter. There is an accompanying programme of Festival Art talks which will also be free and an online catalogue of the works on display in the exhibition. The loan dates are 21 July to 30 July 2017.


The agreed items for loan are:


1.    Glyn Morgan ‘Cedric Morris in his Garden’, 1957 (R.1992-59)

2.    Cedric Morris ‘The River Stour in Flood’, 1930 (R.1987-5)

3.    Christopher Wood ‘Girl Darning ‘c.1925-1930 (R.1978-13).



To enable the Ipswich Museum collections to contribute to a temporary exhibition at a local venue and to continue the Museum Service partnership with a network of cultural organisations.

Publication date: 31/05/2017

Date of decision: 26/05/2017

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