Adelaide Ristori in the role of Mary Stuart, with unidentified actor, from a production of the play MARY STUART
- Sarony, Napoleon, 1821-1896
Collection of studio portraits of entertainers, actors and actresses who performed on the American stage in the mid-1800s.Actress considered Italy's greatest actress of the 19th century first toured America in 1866 b. 1822, Italy d. 1906Handwritten on mount: ristori as Mary StuartStamped on verso of image: Sarony & Co., Photographers, 680 Broadway, N.Y. Napoleon Sarony, Alfred S. CampbellPH Coll 75.476.
Mounted on cardboard: silver gelatin, b&w : 2.5 x 4 in.
Scanned from a photographic print using a Microtek Scanmaker 9600XL at 100 dpi in JPEG format at compression rate 3 and resized to 768x512 ppi. 2003