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''Not to be confused with the Christchurch Art Gallery, New Zealand''<br>
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(''Not to be confused with the Christchurch Art Gallery, New Zealand''<br>)
 
''Not to be confused with the [[Christchurch Art Gallery]], New Zealand''<br>
'''Christ Church Picture Gallery''' is a picture gallery at [[Christ Church, Oxford|Christ Church]], [[Oxford]], [[England]]. The gallery holds an important collection of about 300 Old Master paintings and nearly 2,000 drawings. It is one of the most important private collections in the [[United Kingdom]]. The greater part of the collection was bequeathed in 1765 by a former member of the college, General John Guise. Further gifts and bequests were made by W.T.H. Fox-Strangways, [[Walter Savage Landor]], Sir Richard Nosworthy & C.R. Patterson (Russian Orthodox metal plaques, many enamelled).