Stratas, Teresa. (b. 1938)
Signed Photograph in Menotti's "The Last Savage"
Signed Louis Mélançon of New York photograph of the Canadian soprano in costume as Sardulla for a Metropolitan Opera production of Menotti's The Last Savage. Metropolitan Opera Press Department label and blurb affixed to verso, togher with photographer's stamp. Fine. 8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm.).
From the collection of Paul McMahon, a critic, photographer and artist who worked for more than 13 years touring with Marlene Dietrich as the icon’s stage manager, announcer, dresser, secretary and escort, and later spent 25 years as an arts and entertainment reviewer and photographer with Gay Community News, Esplanade, Tommy’s Connection, The Mirror, Bay Windows and other publications.