Help save Joshua Reynolds’ Portrait of Omai
We are working with the National Portrait Gallery to raise the funds needed to acquire the Portrait of Omai (c1776) by Joshua Reynolds for the national collection. The work is currently export stopped by the UK government until 10 June 2023.
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With your support, Art Fund can help museums for generations to come. Find out more about leaving a legacy donation and how you can help to secure the nation’s artistic future.