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Adelina Patti

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

Sitter associated with 55 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 Nadar (Gaspard Félix Tournachon) - NPG x197481

Adelina Patti

by Nadar (Gaspard Félix Tournachon)
albumen cabinet card, circa 1887
NPG x197481

Adelina Patti, by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by  Eglington & Co - NPG Ax5451

Adelina Patti

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1889
NPG Ax5451

Adelina Patti, by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by  Eglington & Co - NPG x12688

Adelina Patti

by Herbert Rose Barraud, published by Eglington & Co
carbon print, published 1889
NPG x12688

Members of the cast of 'Iolanthe' and others, by and after Elliott & Fry - NPG Ax139921

Members of the cast of 'Iolanthe' and others

by and after Elliott & Fry
bromide print, 1890s
NPG Ax139921

Adelina Patti, published by Ogden's - NPG x197013

Adelina Patti

published by Ogden's
cigarette card, published circa 1894-1907
NPG x197013

Adelina Patti, by Walery - NPG Ax28878

Adelina Patti

by Walery
carbon print, published 1 May 1895
NPG Ax28878

'Some Famous Vocalists', published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd - NPG x196880

'Some Famous Vocalists'

published by Rotary Photographic Co Ltd
bromide postcard print, 1900s
NPG x196880

Adelina Patti, by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn - NPG x136554

Adelina Patti

by Hayman Seleg Mendelssohn
halftone reproduction tear sheet, published 22 April 1903
NPG x136554

Adelina Patti as Esmeralda, printed by M & N Hanhart - NPG D8458

Adelina Patti as Esmeralda

printed by M & N Hanhart
coloured lithograph, 1860s
NPG D8458

Adelina Patti, published by Charles Sheard, after  Unknown artist - NPG D42813

Adelina Patti

published by Charles Sheard, after Unknown artist
lithograph, circa 1870s
NPG D42813

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Adelina Patti

by Adolphe Paul Auguste Beau
albumen print on card mount, 1861
NPG x31027

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Adelina Patti in costume for six different roles

by Camille Silvy
albumen photomontage, 1866 (circa 1861)
NPG Ax59127

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Adelina Patti in costume for six different roles

by Camille Silvy
albumen photomontage, 1866 (circa 1861)
NPG Ax59128

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Adelina Patti

by W. & D. Downey
copy print, 1868
NPG x32979

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Adelina Patti

by Walery, published by Sampson Low & Co
carbon print, published January 1890
NPG Ax38315

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