(Item #: GB5246-GX292D)
Lot of 16 unsigned cabinet-type photos from the Opera Comique and Theatre Italien, Paris, dated 1874-1875. Each one is 4.25 x 6.5 inches, some are dirty with dust, probably caused by water damage.
Singers names are: Adelina Patti, Alice Ducasse, Anna de Belocca, Berthe Thibaut, Emma Mauduit, Josephine Daram, Julia Hisson in L´Africaine, Marguerite Chapuy, Marie Breval, Marie Heilbron, Marie Miolan-Carvalho as Juliette in Romeo et Juliette (a role she created in the 1867 world premiere of this opera by Charles Gounod), Marie Roze as Marguerite in Faust, Melanie Reboux, Pauline Gueymard-Lauters in La Coupe du roi de Thule, Rosine Bock in Il Trovatore and Zina Dalti.
Scans may show some trimming on borders, actual items are not trimmed. Photos are in various conditions, some scratches, broken corners, sold as a lot and as is, not individually.
ALSO INCLUDED are 4 unidentified cabinet-type photos of V. Krauss, Ferucci, Arnaud and Favart (see last 4 scans), making the total of photos equal to 20.