Beautiful set of 5 vintage cabinet photos, showing singers for the world premiere of L´Roi d´Ys, opera by Eduard Lalo, at the Opera Comique in Paris, May 1888.
Set includes: Jean-Henri Cobalet (1855-?) in the title role of the King of Ys, contralto Blanche Deschamps-Jehin (1857-1923) as Margared, famous tenor Jean-Alexandre Talazac (1853-1892) as Mylio, shown together with soprano Cecile Simonet (1859-?) as Rozenn, and 2 more cabinet photos of Simonet alone in the same role.
Size is 4.25 x 6.5 inches each, all in excellent condition.