Upon creation of a new National Gallery of Art in 1937, the name of the earlier National Gallery of Art of the Smithsonian Institution was changed to National Collection of Fine Arts. The name later changed to National Museum of American Art. Works by these bodies are found under the name used at the time of publication.
The National Gallery of Art was established 1937 through the gift of Andrew W. Mellon, to the United States, of a collection of paintings and of a fund for housing and maintenance thereof.
Kokuritsu Bijutsukan, mappu to gairyaku annai, 1996?
Its Karta i putevoditelʹ, Nat︠s︡ionalʹnai︠a︡ kartinnai︠a︡ galerei︠a︡, Vashington, 2009.
Smithsonian year, 1969 page 623 (The National Gallery of Art, although technically established as a bureau of the Smithsonian Institution, is an autonomous and separately administered organization and is governed by its own Board of Trustees)