[Carlotta Grisi as Giselle.]
Very fine coloured lithograph, image 400 x 280mm. Some slight wear to edges.
Carlotta Grisi (Caronne Adele Josephine Marie Grisi, 1819-99), Italian ballerina, in a costume with gossamer wings, suggesting she is dressed as Giselle, a role written for her by Théophile Gautier.
Rare: not in Havard or Beaumont.
[Ref: 15653] £580.00