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Signed sepia postcard of soprano Nellie Melba as Ophelia in 'Hamlet'

Collection: Lady de Grey Photographic Collection
Reference code: ROH/GRE/2/005
Date: 1892
Date notes: Postcard dated from inscription.
Level: Item
Extent: 1 sepia postcard
Scope and content: Three-quarter-length portrait of Melba with waist-length hair, wearing a dress decorated with flowers. Melba has signed and dated in black ink at the top of the image. Lady de Grey's label reads: 'In her wonderful mad scene in 'Hamlet' '. The postcard was originally in album volume 2, page 2 (top right).
Creator: Unknown
Dimensions: visible image: height 134 mm; visible image: width 90 mm; label: height 48 mm; label: width 167 mm
Copyright: Copies are available subject to the conditions of the originals and copyright restrictions.
Condition: Good. Some foxing.
Alternative number: ROH copy negative and print: DUB 2197
Related work: Hamlet