Adelaide Ristori

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Adelaide Ristori, by (George) Herbert Watkins, late 1850s - NPG P301(65) - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Adelaide Ristori

by (George) Herbert Watkins
albumen print, arched top, late 1850s
7 5/8 in. x 6 1/8 in. (192 mm x 155 mm)
Purchased, 1985
Primary Collection
NPG P301(65)


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Ristori posed many times for photographer (George) Herbert Watkins. Ristori is shown here in the role of Carmina, and the Watkins Album includes further studies of her in roles including Elizabeth I, Phaedra, Lady MacBeth, Mary Stuart.

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