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The formidable Dame Nellie Melba, (1922) by Harold Cazneaux :: The Collection :: Art Gallery NSW

The formidable Dame Nellie Melba, (1922) by Harold Cazneaux :: The Collection :: Art Gallery NSW

Leontyne Price, American Soprano Opera Singer. The First African American to become a leading artist at the Metropolitan Opera. Her voice described as "a price beyond pearls." Her voice is most suited for Puccini's, Verdi's and Mozart's works

Leontyne Price, American Soprano Opera Singer. The First African American to become a leading artist at the Metropolitan Opera. Her voice described as "a price beyond pearls." Her voice is most suited for Puccini's, Verdi's and Mozart's works

Dame Nellie Melba GBE, born Helen Porter Mitchell, was an Australian operatic soprano. She became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian era and the early 20th century.

Dame Nellie Melba GBE, born Helen Porter Mitchell, was an Australian operatic soprano. She became one of the most famous singers of the late Victorian era and the early 20th century.

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: No Way to Treat a Diva--or a Dame

Supremacy and Survival: The English Reformation: No Way to Treat a Diva--or a Dame

Adelina Patti    Circa 1870- unknown photographer    Probably the greatest soprano of the 19th Century, with the possible exception of Jenny Lind. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Adelina Patti Circa 1870- unknown photographer Probably the greatest soprano of the 19th Century, with the possible exception of Jenny Lind. Description from pinterest.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

Nellie Melba, her father David Mitchell, and her niece Nellie Patterson. Source: Library of Congress

Nellie Melba, her father David Mitchell, and her niece Nellie Patterson. Source: Library of Congress

Diana Damrau as Queen of the Night. Photo © 2003 Catherine Ashmore/Performing Arts Library

Diana Damrau as Queen of the Night. Photo © 2003 Catherine Ashmore/Performing Arts Library

Adelina Patti: | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Adelina Patti: | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Signed photograph of Nellie Melba as Marguerite in Faust, 1924

Signed photograph of Nellie Melba as Marguerite in Faust, 1924