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Mlle Karoly as 'Lady Macbeth'

Mlle Karoly as 'Lady Macbeth'

Mlle Karoly was appearing as Lady Macbeth at the Odéon in February 1862, according to a report in The Era (15 February 1862).

According to an earlier report in the Daily News (6 March 1861): 'Mlle. Karoly, the new tragic actress at the Odeon, is rapidly acquiring a reputation. [...] The young lady is a native of Saumur, where she was a dressmaker, and her real name is Caroline Deveau.'

Photographed by Susse Frères et Estienne of Paris.

Code: 124444
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