Clara Novello

1 portrait on display in the Ladies Drawing Room at Bodelwyddan Castle

Clara Novello, by Edward Petre Novello, 1833 - NPG 5685 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Clara Novello

by Edward Petre Novello
oil on canvas, 1833
56 1/8 in. x 44 3/8 in. (1425 mm x 1126 mm)
Bequeathed by the sitter's granddaughter, Contessa Gigliucci, 1983
Primary Collection
NPG 5685

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  • Edward Petre Novello (1813-1836), Painter. Artist associated with 4 portraits, Sitter in 1 portrait.

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The daughter of the musician Vincent Novello, Clara became one of the outstanding sopranos of the period, and was the original soprano soloist in Rossini's Stabat Mater. (landscapes and views)

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