Antique Late 1860s CDV Celebrity Photo Opera Soprano Parepa-Rosa Portland
Lovely late 1860s period Carte de Visite
Photograph of famous Operatic Soprano Singer Euphrosyne Parepa-Rosa (1836-1874)
Parepa traveled to the USA from Britain in 1865, and was married to Carl Rosa, a violinist, in 1867. They founded the Parepa-Rosa English Opera Company in New York City, which became quite popular as it introduced opera to places in the US that not seen it.
in 1870 they traveled back to Britain, and She died from illness in 1874.
Marked by Publisher George Stinson & Co., of Portland, Maine