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Sir Granville Bantock (1868-1946), Composer

Sitter in 8 portraits
Composer; Professor of Music, Birmingham University (1908-34). Bantock's works, often on oriental themes, include the choral symphony Atalanta in Calydon and an opera, The Seal-Woman. He was responsible for introducing Sibelius to the British concert-going public.

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Sir Granville Bantock

by George Herbert Buckingham Holland
oil on canvas, 1933
NPG 4457


Sir Granville Bantock

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7743


Sir Granville Bantock

by Harris Picture Agency
bromide print, 1930s
NPG x25920


Sir Granville Bantock

by Bassano Ltd
half-plate glass negative, 6 March 1930
NPG x30709


Sir Granville Bantock

by Press Portrait Bureau
bromide print, early 1930s
NPG x76942


Sir Granville Bantock

by Vandyk
bromide press print, 1930s
NPG x184177


Sir Granville Bantock

by Walter Stoneman
negative, copied 1941 (circa 1930)
NPG x379


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