Sir Granville Bantock(1868-1946), Composer
Sitter in 8 portraits
Composer; Professor of Music, Birmingham University (1908-34). Bantock's works, often on oriental themes, include the choral symphony Atalanta in Calydon and an opera, The Seal-Woman. He was responsible for introducing Sibelius to the British concert-going public.
after Samuel Begg
relief halftone, published 24 October 1908
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