Cabinet Card of Opera Star Julia Wills

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Cabinet card by Batch of Boston, identified in period hand mount recto.Julia M. Willis was a chorister on tour with D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 'D' in 1900, and with D'Oyly Carte Opera Company 'C' in 1901 and 1902. In 1901 she sang 'Oasis-in-the-Desert' in The Rose of Persia, and between March to December 1902 she shared the small part of Giulia in The Gondoliers with Florence Beech. She was married to D'Oyly Carte baritone R. Scrope Quentin. The Irish born singer and actress was born in 1876.

$125  No. 2687
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