Facing the Music
20th-Century Portraits of British Composers at the Barber Institute of Fine Arts. Loans from the National Portrait Gallery, opening May 25th 2012. Co-Curated by University of Birmingham post-graduate students: Emily Cotterill, Qian Gao, Oliver McCall, Imogen Wiltshire and Sophie Rycroft. Many more works will be included in the actual exhibition. Follow @Composers_Exhib for up to date info on the exhibition. Blog: http://thoughtjar-sophierycroft.blogspot.co.uk/
Facing the Music
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Dame Ethel Mary Smyth (1858 - 1944) John Singer Sargent (1856 - 1925) Chalk on paper, 1901 © National Portrait Gallery, London
John Singer Sargent, Mary Smyth, Portraits Galleries, Sargent 1856, American 18561925, National Portraits, John Singers Sargent, Ethel Mary, Dame Ethel
Exhibition being installed!
Music, Installations, Exhibitions, Faces
Bantock, University of Birmingham Research and Cultural Collections
Forthcoming Exhibitions: Facing the Music. Barber Institute's 'What's On' Brochure.
Gustav Holst by Millicent Woodforde oil on canvas, 1910 17 in. x 21 in. (432 mm x 533 mm) Given by the sitter's widow and daughter, Mrs Gustav Holst and Miss I. Holst, 1962 © National Portrait Gallery, London
Paintings 1910, Portraits Galleries, Gustav Holst, Woodford Oil, Oil On Canvas, Millic Woodford, Born Gustavus, National Portraits, 1910 17
Gustav Holst [born Gustavus von Holst] (1874-1934), painting (1910), by Millicent Lisle Woodforde, Mrs Griffith (1880-1923).
Sir Edward Elgar, Bt by Edgar Thomas Holding platinum print, circa 1905 7 5/8 in. x 4 1/4 in. (193 mm x 109 mm) Given by Edgar Thomas Holding, 1934 © National Portrait Gallery, London
Elgar 1857 1934, Composers Compositori, Portraits Galleries, Elgar 18571934, Sir Edward, Abt 1905, Edward Elgar, National Portraits, English Compo
Ralph Vaughan Williams by Sir Gerald Kelly oil on canvas, 1958-1961 42 in. x 35 in. (1067 mm x 889 mm) Given by the sitter's widow, (Joan) Ursula Penton Wood Vaughan Williams (née Lock), 1970 © National Portrait Gallery, London
Portraits Galleries, Sir Gerald, Oil On Canvas, Festus Kelly, Vaughan Williams, National Portraits, Gerald Festus, Gerald Kelly, Ralph Vaughan
Ralph Vaughan Williams by Gerald Festus Kelly National Portrait Gallery, London Date painted: 1958–1961 Oil on canvas, 106.7 x 88.9 cm Collection: National Portrait Gallery, London
Thomas Joseph Edmund Adès by Philip Oliver Hale oil on canvas, 2002 84 1/8 in. x 42 1/4 in. (2138 mm x 1073 mm) © National Portrait Gallery, London; commissioned with help from the Jerwood Charitable Foundation through the Jerwood Portrait Commission, 2002
Portraits Galleries, Joseph Edmund, Edmund Adè, Oil On Canvas, Phil Hale, Philip Hale, National Portraits, Philip Olives, Olives Hale
Portrait of Thomas Joseph Edmund Adès, 2002 by Philip Hale (b.1963) Adès is a British composer, pianist and conductor. (b.1971) ...contemporary white suit...like this.
Sir William Turner Walton by Michael Ayrton oil on canvas, 1948 24 1/8 in. x 36 in. (613 mm x 915 mm) Purchased, 1977 © estate of Michael Ayrton / National Portrait Gallery, London
Turner Walton, Oil On Canvas, Williams Turner, Williams Walton, Ayrton Oil, Michael Ayrton, Sir Williams, William Turner, Portraits
Portrait of Sir William Walton, 1948 by Michael Ayrton (English 1921-1975)
Sir Michael Kemp Tippett by Martin Rose acrylic on canvas, 1989 42 1/8 in. x 30 1/8 in. (1070 mm x 765 mm) Commissioned, 1989 © National Portrait Gallery, London
Rose Acrylics, Portraits Galleries, Michael Kemp, Canvas, Martin Rose, National Portraits, 1989, Sir Michael, Kemp Tippett
Michael Taylor, Sir John Kenneth Tavener, 2001, National Portrait Gallery
Portraits Galleries, Michael Taylors, Kenneth Taven, John Taven, Artists Michael, National Portraits, John Kenneth, Taylors British, Sir John
☆ Sir John Kenneth Tavener :¦: Artist Michael Taylor ☆
Michael Taylor (British: 1952) - Portrait of Sir John Tavener
Barry Marsden, James Loy MacMillan, 1994, National Portrait Gallery.