Galerie Dramatique. Théatre Français.
Paris, maison Martinet, Hautecœur frères, rue du Coq, 15.
Coloured lithograph with added gum arabic. 273 x 184mm. 10¾ x 7¼".
Elizabeth Rachel Felix (1821-1858) was a French actress, noted for a great tragedienne. After her sensational success in London she began a tour through Brussels, Berlin and St Petersburg. She created the title role in Eugene Scribe's 'Adrienne Lecouvreur'. She became mistress of Napoleon I's son, Alexandre Joseph Count Colonna-Waleski.
Harvard, p.375: 26.
[Ref: 18167] £70.00