Melle. Andrea, in the role of Paghita in Piccinni's opera Le Barbier du Roi d'Aragon. Hand-coloured lithograph by Dollet. Louis Alexandre PICCINNI.

Melle. Andrea, in the role of Paghita in Piccinni's opera Le Barbier du Roi d'Aragon. Hand-coloured lithograph by Dollet

Paris: Martinet, [ca. 1835]. 215 x 123 mm. On wove paper. Signed by the artist in the stone.

Published as plate no. 26 in the series entitled "Galerie Dramatique."

Le Barbier du Roi d'Aragon, in three acts to a libretto by Louis Marie Fontan, Depeuty and Ader, was first performed at the Théâtre de la Porte St. Martin on July 21, 1832.

"A highly prolific composer, Piccinni was best known for his music for a large number of melodramas and ballets at the Porte-St-Martin and other popular Paris theatres." Mary Hunter et al in Grove Music Online. Item #24807

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