Monday, July 25, 2011

Hatto


I know very little about this photograph, except that it was from the early 1900's and the actresses name was "Hatto". I was unable to run anything down beyond that.

6 comments:

  1. Not much to go on, but she looks a lot like Jane Hatto, an opera singer 1879 - 1958

    It is hard to come up wiht comments when you and your followers don't know aything about thge photo.

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  2. RTD pretty much nailed it (again). Her stage name was Jeanne Hatto, and a short bio I found reads:

    1879 Birth of Jeanne Hatto Soprano Born 30 Jan 1879 St Amour France Died Mar 1958 Debut as Brunehild in Sigurd (Reyer) Sang in premiere of Barbares (Saint-Saens) Astarte(Leroux) Roi Arthus (Chausson) La Voila du Bonheur (Pons)

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  3. Other photos at http://www.flickr.com/photos/42399206@N03/4259413624/in/photostream/ and http://www.flickr.com/photos/42399206@N03/4259413334/in/photostream/

    Jeanne Hatto was the stage name of Marguerite Jeanne Frere.

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  4. I'm liking how you're not picking the most famous of the famous - making us work for it. ;)

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  5. Good job, Roger.

    Astropuff pretty much said it.

    Ms Hatto's garb is odd, what with the keys and _mini-bagpipes?_ hanging there.

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