Dowell, Anthony. (b. 1943) & Sibley, Antoinette. (b. 1939)
Signed Photograph in "The Dream"
Doubleweight photograph of the British ballet dancers, who have signed and inscribed "For Paul," in a Royal Ballet performance of The Dream. Type to verso reads "Anthony Dowell as Oberson [sic] and Antoinette Sibley as Titania." The pair created the roles for the original 1964 production. Royal Ballet stamp to versos. Wear to edges, else fine. 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.