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Jelly D'Aranyi (1893-1966), Violinist

Sitter in 1 portrait
Violinist; Jelly and her sister Adila were the daughters of the chief of police in Budapest and the great-nieces of the violinist Josef Joachim. Based mostly in Britain from 1914, they were celebrated performers of a wide variety of music and the dedicatees of work by Holst, Bartok and Ravel.

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Jelly D'Aranyi

by Charles Geoffroy-Dechaume
oil on canvas, 1920s?
NPG 5735