Only Connect - Joseph Joachim <> Frederic Leighton
How are these sitters connected?
by Sir Leslie Ward
published in Vanity Fair 5 January 1905
Frederic Leighton, Baron Leighton
by George Frederic Watts
The artist Lord Leighton’s studio in Holland Park was designed for the creation of art and the performance music; it was here that Leighton’s friend, the violinist Joseph Joachim, often played music by J.S. Bach.
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