Signed photograph of the Peruvian soprano known as one of the most famous proponents of exotica music and renowned for her huge vocal range, who has inscribed "To Paul / with all my appreciation / Yma Sumac." Slight creases to left corners, else in very fine condition. 8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 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.
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