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Roberto Gerhard Archive

Published images (with locations in the Gerhard collection)

These are arranged in chronological order.

There are four publications containing a significant number of images from the life or Roberto Gerhard. Many of the images in these publications were obtained from the Gerhard collection. The location of the original image is given in the list. The location of other images is not known, though some may have been supplied by Poldi Gerhard and not returned to her.

1. The London Sinfonietta Schoenberg/Gerhard series : the complete instrumental and chamber music of Arnold Schoenberg and Roberto Gerhard, October and November 1973 / [edited by David Atherton].
Published: London : Sinfonietta Productions, 1973.
Description: 180p : ill., music, ports ; 28cm.

2. :Robert Gerhard Ottenwaelder : un vallenc universal / Joan Ventura i Solé.
Published: Valls : Indústries Gràfiques Castells, 1978.
Description: 31 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

3. Robert Gerhard y su obra / Joaquim Homs ; [traducido del catalán por María Jesús Arboleya, Angel Medina].
Published: [Oviedo] : Universidad de Oviedo, Especialidad de Musicología, Servicio de Publicaciones, 1987.
Description: 142p ; 21cm.

4. Robert Gerhard / Joaquim Homs i Oller.
Published: Barcelona : Labor, c1992.
Description: 50 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Series title: Gent nostra ; 92
ISBN: 8433547925

MS.Gerhard.21. 15 190- R.G. in school class photo Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 5
MS.Gerhard.21. 18 1908 R.G. 12 years old W. Muller, Zofingen Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 5
MS.Gerhard.23. 1 1916 R.G at piano, rimless specs, with Merce Plantada, singer Carlos Perez de Rozas, reporter fotógrafo, Plaza Universida, 7, 3˚ … Barcelona. On Leonar paper. Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 13
Not in RG collection 1918 R.G. portrait, rimless specs, striped shirt,  inscribed to Eugenia Domènech Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 33 ; Homs, J. Robert Gerhard I la seva obra.(Barcelona, 1991) - p. ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 621
Not in RG collection 1918 R.G. & Federico Longas (on left) London Sinfonietta programme, 1974, p. 77.
MS.Gerhard.29 (Grey album) 8v/2 1928 Schoenberg's master class: Adolph Weiss, Walter Goehr, Walter Gronostay,Winfried Zillig, A.S., Erich Schmid, Josef Zmigrod (Allan Gray), Josef Rufer - dated by Gradenwitz "1926" Roberto Gerhard (he is not in the picture, but is in another in the sequence) Gradenwitz, Peter. Arnold Schönberg und seine Meisterschüler : Berlin 1925-1933 (Wien, 1998) - p. 19
MS.Gerhard.21. 24 1920 R.G. and F. Pedrell, below the Pedrell portrait The score and I.M.A. magazine, no. 17, September 1956. - opposite p. 73 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 9 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 18
Not in Gerhard collection 192- R.G. caricature Calicó Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 10
MS.Gerhard.21. 25 1922 R.G., white shirt, striped tie, sitting by piano, holding cigarette ; photo marked "Valls, 1922" Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 6
MS.Gerhard.23. 77 1929 "R.G.'s parents on their balcony, Valls Dec. 1929" [Poldi]   Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 4
MS.Gerhard.23. 100 1930? R.G. [in white hat] & Poldi, playing on the beach at Sant Salvador, Tarragona Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 23
Not in Gerhard collection 1930? Portrait, rimmed specs with thick bridge, head only, looking slightly to his right Ventura I Sole, Joan. Robert Gerhard Ottenwaelder (Valls, 1978) - cover ; Serra d'or, Febrer 1970, p. 69
MS.Gerhard.23. 122 1932.04 "Schoenberg with Webern and R.G. on the Barcelona Rambla, April 1932" [RG] also: UN/MTD ; P.E. 4479 The score and I.M.A. magazine, no. 17, September 1956. - opposite p. 72 ; London Sinfonietta programme, 1974, p. 72 
Not in Gerhard collection 1930.06.23 R.G. caricature Apa Mirador, 23 June 1930 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 25
Not in Gerhard collection 193- Residencia de Gerhard durant la serva estada a Barcelona. Avui es la seu del Club de Tennis de la Salut. Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 18
Not in Gerhard collection 193- R.G. composing at the piano (with cigarette)   Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 29
Not in Gerhard collection 193-? Carles Gerhard [R.G.'s brother] Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 7
Not in Gerhard collection 1931? CIC, Barcelona, Hotel Colon, R.G., A. Grau, J. Gilbert-Camins, E. Toldrà, M. Blancafort, B. Samper, & R. Lamote de Grignon round a round table Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 35 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 35 : these two are the reverse of each other - which is correct?
MS.Gerhard.23. 125 1932 "1932 Els Schoenbergs i els Gerhards amt l'aviade Carles F. Maristany a St Pere de Ribes" Carles F. Maristany London Sinfonietta programme, 1974, p. 72 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 41 ; Homs, J. Robert Gerhard I la seva obra.(Barcelona, 1991) - p. 213.
MS.Gerhard.23. 136 1932.06.15 R.G., Poldi, Concepió Badia & husband (Ricardo Agusti), in front of Schönbrunn (Vienna) inscribed on back: "Roberto and Poldi with Singer 1931 festival Vienna, (cond. Webern), Conchita Badia and Husband Ricardo, possible Roberto's best friend in Spain, he was an architect" - Poldi Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 30 (from a copy inscribed "Schönbrunn, Viena, 15.6.32"
Not in Gerhard collection 1933 R.G. in basque beret, 1933 Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 16
MS.Gerhard.21. 42 1933 R.G. in calle Salut 75, living room, below Pedrell portrait ("1932" - Poldi)   Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 20
MS.Gerhard.21. 43 1933 R.G. in his home "8. Salut 75. (1933)" [R.G.] - through door into living room (1st version) Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 28
MS.Gerhard.21. 43 1933 R.G. in calle Salut 75, study. "7. Salut 75. 1933 (Estudi)" [R.G.]   Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 37
MS.Gerhard.21. 47 1933 R.G. in Salut 75, study, composing at table, with metronome   Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 43
MS.Gerhard.21. 50 1933 Poldi with Pimperl (Salut 75) (1) Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 27
MS.Gerhard.21. 52 1933 R.G. sitting on wall, looking down at photographer Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 29
MS.Gerhard.21. 53 1933 R.G. (with hat) behind balustrade of terrace. Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 20
MS.Gerhard.21. 54 1933 R.G. (without hat) behind balustrade of terrace (no. 2). Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 20
MS.Gerhard.21. 57 1933 R.G. & Poldi, in overcoats "in front of their Flat, top of very old pleasant house, belonging to the marquese de Santley, Salut 75 in Barcelona, 1932 or 33?" [Poldi] ; "R.G. i Leopoldine es van casar el 27d'abril 1930" Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 21
Not in Gerhard collection 1935 ISCM meeting in Barcelona: Webern, Woytovich, Dent, Ansermet, & Lamote de Grignon Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 31
Not in Gerhard collection 1935 ISCM, Barcelona, group photo in the Hotel Colon Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 34
MS.Gerhard.28. 1 1944 Pandora Hulton Press Ltd / Picture Post Souvenir programme, 15th season, 1945?
MS.Gerhard.21. 61 1946 R.G. in front of piano with two oblong scores open, sucking cigarette holder, looking to his right. "Photo by Dr Sidney Smith 1948" [Poldi] Sydney Smith ISCM 21st festival programme, 1947, p. 38 
MS.Gerhard.21. 63 1946 R.G. in front of piano with two oblong scores open, sucking cigarette holder, looking at camera Sydney Smith [Melos II 1955?]
MS.Gerhard.32 1 1946 R.G. in front of piano with two oblong scores open, sucking cigarette holder, looking to his right. "Photo by Dr Sidney Smith 1948" [Poldi] Sydney Smith ISCM 21st festival programme, 1947, p. 38 
MS.Gerhard.23. 179 1948 Meal at the Casa Costa: Prats, Homs, Poldi, Gomis, R.G.- dated 1948 in 1991 publication. Fotografo artistico. Bodas Banquetes. R. Gome(z?) Mendez. Corcega 216, Entlo. -1º  [Barcelona] Homs, Joaquim. Robert Gerhard i la seva obra.(Barcelona, 1991) - p. 69 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 36
MS.Gerhard.21. 71 1954 R.G. with typewriter, and Ars Viva score on window sill (1) "S[idney] S[mith] 1955" [PG on print 2] Sydney Smith. Copy (2) 2 with rubber stamp on one "UN/MTD" The score and I.M.A. magazine, no. 17, September 1956. - opposite p. 72. - dated "In Cambridge 1954"
MS.Gerhard.23. 192 1955.06.21 R.G. at the first performance of Symphony no. 1 in Baden-Baden: facing audience "Baden-Baden 1955" [RG] Photo-Tschira, Baden-Baden, Langstr. 64 Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 39
Not in Gerhard collection   1956 R.G. with Roger Sessions at Dartington, August 1956 Catherine Scudamore? The score and I.M.A. magazine, no. 17, September 1956. - opposite p. 73.
Not in Gerhard collection   1956 R.G. with Roman Vlad and Roger Sessions at Dartington, August 1956 Catherine Scudamore? The score and I.M.A. magazine, no. 17, September 1956. - opposite p. 73.
MS.Gerhard.22. 15 196- R.G. in the home office, leaning on piano with leg up (landscape) Franz Feichtegger? Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 38
MS.Gerhard.22. 19 196- R.G. in the home office, by tape machines Franz Feichtegger? Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 38
Not in Gerhard collection 196- Home office, 14 Madingley Road Joaquim Homs? Homs, J. Robert Gerhard I la seva obra.(Barcelona, 1991) - p. 73
Not in Gerhard collection 196- R.G. in the home office (light shirt, jersey), composing on stool by piano   Musa y musica hoy. In Revista Shell, Dicember 1962, p. 64
MS.Gerhard.21. 77 1961? R.G. studio portrait "This photo Roberto hated. He wanted it never to be used" [PG] Gerti Deutsch, London Brochure for violin concerto, Mills Music, [1961?]
MS.Gerhard.21. 78 1963 R.G. composing, holding pipe and pen. "publicada l'any 1963, al mome de l'estrna de La pesta" EMI Serra d'or, Febrer 1970, p. 70
MS.Gerhard.32 2 1963 R.G with pipe & pen,  & Poldi, leaning on piano EMI London Sinfonietta programme, 1974, p. 98 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 96 ; Homs, J. Robert Gerhard I la seva obra.(Barcelona, 1991) - p.111 ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 41 
MS.Gerhard.21. 82.1 1965 R.G. (in colour), spotted cravat (1)   Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - cover
MS.Gerhard.21. 82.2 1965 R.G. (in colour), spotted cravat (1) (printed in black & white)   London Sinfonietta programme, 1974, p. 73 : "Taken at Barcelona in 1965"
MS.Gerhard.21. 84 1965 R.G., spotted cravat (3), in garden   Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 73 ; Homs, J. Robert Gerhard I la seva obra.(Barcelona, 1991) - p.103. These two publication are printed wrong way round (shirt buttons on left)
Not in Gerhard collection 1965? R.G. at rehearsal?, with hand to spectacles [Erich Auerbach?] Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 78 ; Serra d'or, Febrer 1970, p. 70
Not in Gerhard collection 1965? R.G. (sweater, dark tie) [Erich Auerbach?] Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard y sua obra (Orviedo, 1987) - p. 86
MS.Gerhard.23. 231 1967 R.G. & J. Homs. ["a la Costa Brava, a la primavera 1967"] - RG half of photo only Joaquim Homs? Complete photo in: Serra d'or, Febrer 1970, p. 71 ; Homs, J. Robert Gerhard I la seva obra.(Barcelona, 1991) - frontispiece ; Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - cover (in colour)
Not in Gerhard collection 1968.06 R.G. and Robin Orr in D.Mus. Robes Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 39
Not in Gerhard collection 1973 Poldi & Homs in the sitting room of 14 Madingley Road Homs, Joaquim. Roberto Gerhard (Barcelona, 1992) - p. 43