Rudel, Julius. (1921–2014)
Metropolitan Opera promotional photograph of the American conductor best known for his tenure with the New York City Opera. Rudel has inscribed "To Paul / with all best wishes / Julius Rudel." Metropolitan Opera Press Department sticker to verso. 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.