Redgrave, Vanessa. (b. 1937) & Redgrave, Lynn. (1943–2010)
Pair of signed photographs, each bearing the signature of a Redgrave sister. Vanessa shown doing yard work in a Universal Studios promotional photograph copyright 1979, inscribed "To Paul / My very best / Vanessa Redgrave." Edgewear, else fine. 8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm.). Lynn pictured alongside two unidentified men in an undated photograph inscribed "To Paul / Hooray for nostalgia— Thanks Lynn Redgrave." Light edgewear, else fine. 10 x 8 inches (25.4 x 20.3 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.