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Composers

By Closterman, J. - A portrait of Henry the greatest english baroque composer. (The favourite and namesake of this blogger)

By Closterman, J. – A portrait of Henry the greatest english baroque composer. (The favourite and namesake of this blogger)

By Winsten, C. - Igor Stravinsky

By Winsten, C. – Igor Stravinsky

By Kustodiev, Boris M. - Portrait of Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (1906-75) as a child

By Kustodiev, Boris M. – Portrait of Dmitri Dmitrievich Shostakovich (1906-75) as a child

By Winterhalter, F. X. - Frederic Chopin, the composer seen in profile

By Winterhalter, F. X. – Frederic Chopin, the composer seen in profile

By Schiele, E. - Portrait of Arnold Schoenberg

By Schiele, E. – Portrait of Arnold Schoenberg

By Laurens, Jean J. B. - Johannes Brahms portrayed at twenty years old

By Laurens, Jean J. B. – Johannes Brahms portrayed at twenty years old

By Carmontelle, L. C. de - W. A. Mozart playing with father Leopold and his sister Nannerl

By Carmontelle, L. C. de – W. A. Mozart playing with father Leopold and his sister Nannerl

By Mazas, E. - Portrait of Luigi R. Boccherini

By Mazas, E. – Portrait of Luigi R. Boccherini

By Pasternak, L. O. -Portrait of Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov

By Pasternak, L. O. -Portrait of Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov

By Unknown author - Portrait of Claude Achille Debussy

By Unknown author – Portrait of Claude Achille Debussy

By Tavaststjerna, C. - Anton Arensky portrayed

By Tavaststjerna, C. – Anton Arensky portrayed

By Huebner, Rudolf J. B. - Felix Mendelssohn on his deathbed

By Huebner, Rudolf J. B. – Felix Mendelssohn on his deathbed

By Kietz, E. B. - Portrait of Richard Wagner

By Kietz, E. B. – Portrait of Richard Wagner

By anonymous author. Russian School of 19th century - Mikhail Glinka playing piano

By anonymous author. Russian School of 19th century – Mikhail Glinka playing piano

By Kwiatkowski, A. T. - Frederic Chopin mulling

By Kwiatkowski, A. T. – Frederic Chopin mulling

By Legros - Portrait of Hector Berlioz

By Legros – Portrait of Hector Berlioz

By Baudelaire, C.P. - Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina in a black suit

By Baudelaire, C.P. – Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina in a black suit

By Dufy, R. - Mozart

By Dufy, R. – Mozart

By unknown author - Richard Strauss

By unknown author – Richard Strauss

By Viardot, Pauline - Manuel Patricio Rodríguez Sitches, known as Manuel García

By Viardot, Pauline – Manuel Patricio Rodríguez Sitches, known as Manuel García

By Giacometti, A. - My russian friend Igor at seventy-five years old

By Giacometti, A. – My russian friend Igor at seventy-five years old

By Matisse - Alfred Cortot playing piano

By Matisse – Alfred Cortot playing piano

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Composers

By Fantin-Latour – Depiction of Wagner and his muse with feathers

By Rieder, Wilhelm A. – Portrait of Franz Schubert seated and wearing glasses

By Von Klöber, August – Portrait of Beethoven

By Schwind, Moritz – Franz Schubert’s room

By Delacroix – Sketch of Chopin playing while George Sand is listening beside him

By Von Menzel, Adolph – Joseph Joachim playing the violin

By Legros, Alphonse – Berlioz

By Andersen, Hans Christian (the writer) – The grave of Beethoven

By Doré, Gustave – Depiction of Berlioz in the stage, seen from rear

By Hensel, Wilhelm – Niccolò Paganini

By Von Schadow, Wilhelm – Portrait of Ludwig Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, seated and playing

By Ingres – Portrait of Baillot with violin and lectern

Unknown authorship – Illustration of the time on Beethoven, seen from rear and in profile

By Dien, Marie-François – Portrait of Anton Reicha

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Composers

By T.F. Simon – Jan Paderewski

By Ingres – Franz Liszt portrait

By Larionov – Igor Stravinsky, Serge Diaghilev, Jean Cocteau and Erik Satie

By Rusiñol, Santiago – A caricature of Erik Satie

By Edelfelt, Albert – Sibelius

By Dalbin – Berg and Schönberg with an string quartet

By Ingres – Portrait of Charles Gounod

By Bendemann – Schumann

By Maurice, son of George Sand – Chopin playing piano at Valldemossa (Majorca)

By Hoechle, Johann N. – Beethoven’s room

By Ingres – Study for the portrait of Cherubini

By Picasso – Portrait of Igor Stravinsky

By Krohg – Delius

By Ancher, Michael – Carl Nielsen

By Longhi – Antonio Vivaldi playing violin

By Larionov – Stravinsky playing piano among Diaghilev and Prokofiev

By Zorn -Felix Mendelssohn

By Böhler, Otto – Mahler’s silhouettes

By Signac – Erik Satie

By Ingres – The violinist Niccolo Paganini

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Classical composers sketched

Vivaldi

By Picasso – Satie

Puccini

Webern

By Hans Böhler – Mahler

By Picasso – Stravinski

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