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Richard Addinsell (1904-1977), Composer

Sitter in 5 portraits
Composer, particularly known for the Warsaw Concerto, a Rachmaninov-like work written for the film Dangerous Moonlight (1941). He wrote other film scores including those for Goodbye Mr Chips (1938) and The Roman Spring of Mrs Stone (1961).

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Richard Addinsell

by Clemence Dane (Winifred Ashton)
bronze bust, circa 1935
NPG 6993


Richard Addinsell

by John Stanton Ward
pen and ink and watercolour on paper laid on board, 1960
NPG 6391


Richard Addinsell

by Anthony Buckley
modern bromide print from original negative, 1949
NPG x75972


Richard Addinsell

by Lida Moser
film negative, 1953
NPG x45305


David Lean; Richard Addinsell

by Unknown photographer
bromide press print, circa 1949
NPG x184153