Nellie Melba Photograph [with] large autograph.

Nellie Melba Photograph [with] large autograph.

Boston: Notman Photo Co, Ca. 1880. Lovely cabinet card albumen photograpy of a young Dame Nellie Melba (1861 - 1931), famous Australian singer, seated with flowers to her left. She was photographed in Boston at Notman Photo Co. of 480 Boylston Street & 3 Park Street, where her first visit took place around 1880. The photography studio was headed by James Notman (1849-1932) who specialized in celebrity and theatrical work, with sitters in unexpected poses. The cabinet card measures 4 1/2 x 6 1/2". [With] A large autograph extracted from an album, "Nellie Melba", in pen, dated 1902, on pale pink paper 5 1/4 x 6 1/2" Very good condition. Item #22918

Price: $275.00

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