Portrait of Percy Grainger in suit jacket and tie, with striking, wavy hair which, according to Classic Cat, was brilliant orange. The photo is inscribed to Lois Steers and the date, April 1922, may be in reference to his mother's death by suicide on April 30, 1922.
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[inscription on front of photograph] To Lois Steers in grateful memory of April 1922 from her sincere friend Percy Grainger [inscription includes the opening two music bars of "Spoon River", an American folk-dance tune Grainger heard played by a fiddler and transcribed for piano]
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