Sibley, Antoinette. (b. 1939)
Signed Photograph in "The Sleeping Beauty"
Signed doubleweight photograph of the British prima ballerina in costume for a Royal Ballet performance of Tchaikovsky's The Sleeping Beauty, with inscription "To Paul / Best Wishes / Antoinette Sibley." Royal Ballet stamp and press blurb to verso. Light spots of wear to edges, else in very fine condition. 7.5 x 9.5 inches (19 x 24.1 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.