Monteux, Pierre. (1875–1964)
Signed Photograph to Edwin Franko Goldman
Signed photograph of the French conductor known for having directed the first performance of The Rite of Spring and for his tenures with the symphony orchestras of Boston, San Francisco, and Amsterdam. He has inscribed the photograph to the important American band composer Edwin Franko Goldman: "To my dear colleague Edwin Franko Goldman with sincere friendship / Pierre Monteux / San Francisco, 1939." Photographed by Blackstone Studios of New York, with photographer's stamp on the verso. Light edge wear; overall very good. 6.25 x 9 inches (16 x 23.4 cm).