Price, Leontyne. (b. 1927)
Signed Photograph in "Tosca"
Signed photograph of the great American soprano in costume as the title role for a Metropolitan Opera production of Puccini's Tosca. Price has inscribed "To Paul, / Best wishes, / Leontyne Price" in black ink. Metropolitan Opera Press Department label affixed to verso. In fine condition. 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.