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.
Inscriptions: "Adelaide Ristori (1876)"--In pencil on reverse.
Photographer is possibly Napoleon Sarony of New York--Information from vendor.
Also available in an electronic version via the Internet at: http://nla.gov.au/nla.pic-vn3566473.