French baritone (1848-1923), of international reputation, created the role of Iago in Otello and the title role of Falstaff (both operas by Verdi). Note handwritten and signed by him, in French (sold untranslated). Size is 6 x 8 inches. Also included an unsigned cabinet, shown as himself, by photographer G. Camus. Size is 4.25 x 6.5 inches, both in very good condition.