Callas, Maria. (1923–1977)
Signed Photograph in Poliuto
Signed photograph of the legendary diva, who is shown in costume for Donizetti's Poliuto at La Scala in 1960. Callas has inscribed, signed, and dated 1961 at the foot of the image. Photographed by E. Piccagliani for La Scala and copyright-stamped on the verso. Mounting remnants to the verso; rather poor contrast to signature and parts of inscription; overall fine. 4 x 5.75 inches (10.5 x 14.6 cm).