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L'Africaine 3me Acte Scene I
1850-1920
Unidentified
France
Stereocard
overall: 3-1/2"h x 7"w x 1/4"d
Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection, Gift of Thomas Garrett
2010.055.237

Sepia-tone stereocard photograph of a large group of human figurines onstage for the opera "L'Africaine". Title is shown on the bottom of both images and reads "L'Africaine 3me Acte Scene I". Mounted on embossed yellow card. Double image of a large group of actors on stage, with a group sitting on ground level and a group sitting in a balcony above. Embossed on the bottom of the card is "Les Theatres de Paris". Etched on the left side of the card are the letters DB above a five-pointed star. Embossed on each edge of the card is the word "depose". In each corner of the card, starting from the top left and going clockwise, are the embossed letters B, D, H, and L. An embossed theatrical mask is at the top center of the card. A blue stamp on the back of the card written in French outlines the copyright of the image.



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