Sitter: Madame Suzanne Adams (1872-1953) [Mrs Leopold Stern]
Biog: American soprano singer, studied in Paris under Bouhy and Madame Marchesi. Covent Garden début 1898. Retired 1904 and taught singing in London; m 1989 Leopold Stern (cellist)
Date: 23 April 1902.
Location: The Lafayette Studio, 179 New Bond Street, London.
Costume: Tulle around arms, in the manner of Cosway.
Furniture & Props: Painted backdrop.
Photographer: Lafayette Ltd., 179 New Bond Street, London.
Evidence of photographer at work: -
No of poses: 1.
Copyright: V&A Provenance: Pinewood Studios; acquired 1989.
Biog: The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, Stanley Sadie (ed), London, 1992; The International Cyclopedia of Music and Musicians, Oscar Thompson (ed), London, 1964; Lady's Pictorial, 21 May 1898, p 766.
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