Sunday, 18 October 2009

Leonard Speyer



Leonard Speyer, 1907. Mr Speyer was an American poet and violinist. Although some musical training was considered desirable and appealing in well-bred males, it was unusual for a man to perform professionally.

After John Singer Sargent.

2 comments:

  1. Who is that fellow originally - before he put on the dress? (!)

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    1. The head is Sargent's portrait of Gabriel Fauré, the French composer.

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