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Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs
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Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs  [The snake charmer.] ([1881?])

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Image Title

:  Lillian Russell in The snake charmer cabinet photographs

Alternate Title

: The snake charmer.

Creator(s)

: Mora, b. 1849 -- Photographer
Audran, Edmond, 1842-1901 -- Composer

Additional Name(s)

: Farnie, H. B. (Henry Brougham), 1836-1889 -- Librettist

Created Date

: [1881?]

Specific Material Type

: photographs

Item Physical Description

: 2 cabinet photographs : b&w ; 19 x 10 cm. ; 17 x 11 cm.

Notes

: Half body photograph by Mora; full body photograph on stage set, with snakes, unidentified. Note 2.) National Endowment for the Arts Millennium Project. Note 3.) Photographs of Lillian Russell in the role of Irma, D'Jemma in The Grand Mogul, or The Snake Charmer, music by Edmond Audran, libretto by H. P. Farnie, based on Le Grand Mogul by Henri Chivot and Alfred Duru. Note 4.) This was Russell's first major role, performed Oct. 29 to Dec. 17, 1881 at the Bijou Opera House, New York, N.Y., and the Brooklyn Academy of Music, Jan. 2-7, 1882. Note 5.) Treasures of the American Performing Arts, 1875-1923

Source

: Billy Rose Theatre Collection photograph file / Personalities / R / Lillian Russell

Location

: The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts / Billy Rose Theatre Division

Catalog Call Number

: *T-PHO (A) Russell, Lillian, no. 2-3

Digital ID

: th-48487

Record ID

: 182393

Digital Item Published

: 8-27-2010; updated 5-8-2012

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