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Arnold Dolmetsch (1858-1940), Musician and historian of music

Sitter in 12 portraits
Musician and instrument-maker; born in France, came to England in 1880s and began research into early English instrumental music; made lutes, virginals, clavichords, harpsichords, recorders, viols and violins and with his family recreated historically authentic performances.

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Arnold Dolmetsch

by Sir William Rothenstein
chalk, 1895
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4642

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Sir William Rothenstein
chalk, 1895
NPG 4642

P108

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, circa 1925
NPG P108

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Arnold Dolmetsch

by Kathleen Browne
pencil, 1932
NPG 5378

D20889

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Sir William Rothenstein
lithograph, 1897
NPG D20889

D20890

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Sir William Rothenstein
lithograph, 1897
NPG D20890

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Arnold Dolmetsch

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print on tissue
NPG x20670

x82119

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Elliott & Fry
half-plate negative, 1920s
NPG x82119

D35343

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Sir William Rothenstein
lithograph, 1897
NPG D35343

D35344

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Sir William Rothenstein
lithograph, 1897
NPG D35344