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Sir Adrian Boult

(1889-1983), Conductor

Sitter in 67 portraits
Conductor; championed British music at home and abroad but was also internationally known for his interpretation of the standard repertory. Boult was the first conductor of the BBC Symphony Orchestra (1931-50) and subsequently of the London Philharmonic Orchestra (1950-7).

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Sir Adrian Boult, by E.O. Hoppé - NPG P1388

Sir Adrian Boult

by E.O. Hoppé
gelatin silver print, 6 December 1920
NPG P1388

Sir Adrian Boult, by Edmond Xavier Kapp - NPG 5130

Sir Adrian Boult

by Edmond Xavier Kapp
lithograph, circa 1932
NPG 5130

Sir Adrian Boult, by Elsie Gordon - NPG x20609

Sir Adrian Boult

by Elsie Gordon
snapshot print, 1924
NPG x20609

Sir Adrian Boult, by Elsie Gordon - NPG x20610

Sir Adrian Boult

by Elsie Gordon
snapshot print, 1924
NPG x20610

Sir Adrian Boult, by Elsie Gordon - NPG x20611

Sir Adrian Boult

by Elsie Gordon
snapshot print, 1924
NPG x20611

Sir Adrian Boult, by Elsie Gordon - NPG x20612

Sir Adrian Boult

by Elsie Gordon
snapshot print, 1924
NPG x20612

Sir Adrian Boult, by Elsie Gordon - NPG x20613

Sir Adrian Boult

by Elsie Gordon
snapshot print, 1924
NPG x20613

Sir Adrian Boult, by Elsie Gordon - NPG x20614

Sir Adrian Boult

by Elsie Gordon
snapshot print, 1924
NPG x20614

Sir Adrian Boult, by Elsie Gordon - NPG x20615

Sir Adrian Boult

by Elsie Gordon
snapshot print, 1924
NPG x20615

Sir Adrian Boult, by Lafayette - NPG x47735

Sir Adrian Boult

by Lafayette
half-plate nitrate negative, 31 May 1929
NPG x47735

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG x10445

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
10 x 8 inch film negative, 1933
NPG x10445

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG x10446

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
10 x 8 inch film negative, 1933
NPG x10446

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG x10447

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
10 x 8 inch film negative, 1933
NPG x10447

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG x10448

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
10 x 8 inch film negative, 1933
NPG x10448

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG x10450

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
10 x 8 inch film negative, 1933
NPG x10450

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG x10451

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
10 x 8 inch film negative, 1933
NPG x10451

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG x24799

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
half-plate film negative, circa 1933
NPG x24799

Sir Adrian Boult, by Howard Coster - NPG Ax3472

Sir Adrian Boult

by Howard Coster
bromide print, 1933
NPG Ax3472

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