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Alfred Gibson (1849–1924)

© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Royal Academy of Music

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On 26th June 1899, to mark Alfred Gibson’s 55th year, 187 of his past and present pupils made a presentation to him at 33 Great Pulteney Street, London, which included this portrait along with a Broadwood piano, a music stand and a silver-mounted conductor’s baton. He is shown three-quarter length, with his violin under his chin and the bow held downward in his right hand. He wears a black suit and mustard-coloured waistcoat, and has a large blond handlebar moustache.

Royal Academy of Music

London

  • Date

    1899

  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    126 x 102 cm

  • Accession number

    2003.1055

  • Acquisition method

    presented by Mr J. C. Gibson, 1935

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