Nureyev, Rudolf. (1938–1993)
Boldly signed candid doubleweight photograph of the legendary dancer, who is shown signing a different photograph. An ideal uninscribed example of his signature. In very fine condition, stamped "731" to verso with no other identifying markings. 7 x 5 inches (17.8 x 12.7 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.