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Herbert Lambert

(1881-1936), Photographer; managing director of Elliott & Fry, 1926-1936

Sitter in 3 portraits
Artist associated with 47 portraits
Lambert worked primarily from Bath, but he also had studios in Bristol and London. He was appointed Managing Director of Elliott & Fry in 1926. He specialised in portraits of musicians, publishing his Modern British Composers in 1923. Lambert had a mastery of lighting and a striking ability to create a harmonious atmosphere within a composition.

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John Nicholson Ireland, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P105

John Nicholson Ireland

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, circa 1920
NPG P105

G.K. Chesterton, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P1318

G.K. Chesterton

by Herbert Lambert
gelatin silver print, 1920s
NPG P1318

Rutland Boughton, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P111

Rutland Boughton

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, circa 1922
NPG P111

Roger Quilter, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P110

Roger Quilter

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, circa 1922
NPG P110

Gustav Holst, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P109

Gustav Holst

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, 1923
NPG P109

Arnold Dolmetsch, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P108

Arnold Dolmetsch

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, circa 1925
NPG P108

Sir Edward Elgar, Bt, by Herbert Lambert - NPG P107

Sir Edward Elgar, Bt

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, 1933
NPG P107

Alfred Cortot, by Herbert Lambert, for  Elliott & Fry - NPG x86820

Alfred Cortot

by Herbert Lambert, for Elliott & Fry
bromide print
NPG x86820

Mary Seton Watts (née Fraser-Tytler), by Herbert Lambert - NPG x1586

Mary Seton Watts (née Fraser-Tytler)

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print on card mount, early 1920s
NPG x1586

Ralph Vaughan Williams, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7744

Ralph Vaughan Williams

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, early 1920s
NPG Ax7744

Thomas Frederick Dunhill, by Herbert Lambert - NPG x87142

Thomas Frederick Dunhill

by Herbert Lambert
bromide print, 1920-1936
NPG x87142

Gustav Holst, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7745

Gustav Holst

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1921
NPG Ax7745

Dame Ethel Mary Smyth, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7742

Dame Ethel Mary Smyth

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7742

Sir Edward Elgar, Bt, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7741

Sir Edward Elgar, Bt

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7741

Sir Granville Bantock, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7743

Sir Granville Bantock

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7743

Roger Quilter, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7746

Roger Quilter

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7746

Rutland Boughton, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7747

Rutland Boughton

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7747

Josef Holbrooke, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7748

Josef Holbrooke

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7748

Frank Bridge, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7749

Frank Bridge

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7749

Cyril Scott, by Herbert Lambert - NPG Ax7750

Cyril Scott

by Herbert Lambert
photogravure, circa 1922
NPG Ax7750

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