Only Connect - Jelly D'Aranyi <> Joseph Joachim

How are these sitters connected?



Jelly D

Jelly D'Aranyi
by Charles Geoffroy-Dechaume
1920s?
NPG 5735

Joseph Joachim, by Sir Leslie Ward, published in Vanity Fair 5 January 1905 - NPG  - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Joseph Joachim
by Sir Leslie Ward
published in Vanity Fair 5 January 1905
NPG 4930

The connection
Jelly d’Aranyi was Joseph Joachim’s great niece. She wrote ‘he could make Beethoven seem simple’, because ‘the secret was to trust Beethoven’.

Find out more about D'Aranyi connections with co-curator Peter Sheppard Skaerved

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NPG 3868 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jelly D'Aranyi <> Edward Elgar

NPG 4273 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jelly D'Aranyi <> Gustav Holst

NPG D13759 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jelly D'Aranyi <> Ludwig Van Beethoven

NPG 4975(8) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Jelly D'Aranyi <> Philip Heseltine


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