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Marie Jansen in a scene from The Merry Monarch, New York, 1890

September 25, 2014

Marie Jansen (1857-1914), American star of comic opera, as she appeared as Lazuli, a travelling perfume seller, in the comic opera, The Merry Monarch (Broadway Theatre, New York, 18 August 1890), based on Eugène Leterrier and Albert Vanloo’s opéra-bouffe, L’Étoile.
(photo: B.J. Falk, New York, 1890)