Adelaide Ristori as Maria Stuart, 1876


1 photograph : sepia toned ; 9.5 x 5.7 cm.
Adelaide Ristori was an Italian actress, renowned as a tragedienne. She visited Australia for 4 months in 1875, as part of a world tour with a large Italian company. She performed in Ballarat, Melbourne and Sydney.
Title from inscription and information from vendor.
Condition: Good.
Inscriptions: "Adelaide Ristori (1876)"--In pencil on reverse.
Photographer is possibly Napoleon Sarony of New York--Information from vendor.
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