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Clara Novello (1818-1908), Soprano

Sitter in 4 portraits
Soprano; daughter of Vincent Novello; praised by Mendelssohn and Schumann, she was the original soprano soloist in Rossini's Stabat Mater; married Count Gigliucci in 1848, but continued her career until 1860.

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The Novello Family

by Edward Petre Novello
oil on canvas, circa 1830
On display in the Ladies Drawing Room at Bodelwyddan Castle
NPG 5686


Clara Novello

by Edward Petre Novello
oil on canvas, 1833
On display in the Ladies Drawing Room at Bodelwyddan Castle
NPG 5685


'Operatic Prima Donnas'

by Ashford Brothers & Co, after Henry Hering, and Mayer Brothers, and Richard Burton & Co, and Disdéri, and Camille Silvy, and probably William Edward Kilburn, and Southwell Brothers, and John Burton, and Clarkington & Co (Charles Clarkington), a
albumen carte-de-visite, mid 1860s
NPG x197566


Clara Novello

by William Sharp, printed by Day & Haghe, published by Joseph Dickinson, and published by Joseph Alfred Novello, after Firmin Salabert
lithograph, published April 1836
NPG D39333


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