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Adelina Patti (1843-1919), Singer; sister of Carlotta Patti

Sitter associated with 52 portraits
Celebrated soprano; the daughter of two Italian singers, she first sang at a concert in 1850, and made her operatic debut as Lucia, 1859. Thereafter she became an international opera star and enjoyed unparalleled popularity in a wide variety of roles, being admired both for her resonant singing voice and her dramatic talent. A particular favourite in Britain, she retired to a house in Wales.

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Adelina Patti

by Charles Reutlinger
hand-coloured albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
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Adelina Patti

after Unknown photographer
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
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Adelina Patti

probably after Charles Bergamasco
albumen carte-de-visite, 1870s
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Adelina Patti

by Unknown photographer
woodburytype, 1870s
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Adelina Patti

by Charles Bergamasco
albumen carte-de-visite, 1871
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Adelina Patti

by Charles Bergamasco
albumen carte-de-visite, circa 1871
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Adelina Patti

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1872
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Ax28489

Adelina Patti as Marguerite de Valois in 'Les Huguenots'

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1873
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Adelina Patti

by John Jabez Edwin Mayall
albumen cabinet card, 1874
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Adelina Patti as Juliet in 'Romeo and Juliet'

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
cabinet card, 1875
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'Ladies of the London Stage'

after Lock & Whitfield, and Unknown photographers
woodburytype, published 1875
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Adelina Patti

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen cabinet card, 1876
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Adelina Patti

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company
albumen carte-de-visite, 1876
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Adelina Patti

by Elliott & Fry
albumen cabinet card, 1880s
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Adelina Patti

by London Stereoscopic & Photographic Company, published by Charles Dickens & Evans
woodburytype, published 1 June 1882
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Adelina Patti

by Jose Maria Mora
albumen cabinet card, 1882
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Adelina Patti

by Nadar (Gaspard Félix Tournachon)
albumen cabinet card, circa 1887
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x12688

Adelina Patti

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1889
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Adelina Patti

published by Ogden's
cigarette card, published circa 1894-1907
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Adelina Patti

by Walery
carbon print, published 1 May 1895
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