by Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé
vintage silver bromide print, 7 June 1912
8 in. x 5 3/4 in. (204 mm x 146 mm) overall
Given by Terence Pepper, 2010
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Artistback to top
- Emil Otto ('E.O.') Hoppé (1878-1972), Photographer and writer. Artist associated with 172 portraits, Sitter in 2 portraits.
This portraitback to top
Hoppé photographed composer Coleridge-Taylor on 7 June 1912, less than three months before his tragic death on the 1 September, at the age of thirty-seven from pneumonia, at his home Aldwick, St Leonard's Road, Croydon. Thousands attended his funeral and interment at Bandon Hill cemetery.
Linked displays and exhibitionsback to top
- Samuel Coleridge-Taylor 1875-1912 Centenary (17 July 2012 - 17 March 2013)