- James R. Anthony
(b Strasbourg, Aug 26, 1695; d Paris, 1791). French singer, sister of Jean-Baptiste-Maurice Quinault. Mlle Quinault (known as ‘l'aînée’) made her début at the Paris Opéra in 1709 in Lully's Bellérophon and remained there until 1713. From 1714 to 1722 she acted and sang at the Comédie-Française. According to F.-J. Fétis (...