Danielian, Leon. (1920–1997)
Three Signed Photographs
Grouping of two signed glossy photographs and one signed half-tone photograph from the American ballet dancer. Photographs signed "Sincerely, / Leon Danielian," half-tone photograph inscribed "To Paul / L. Danielian." One-inch horizontal tear to right edge of half-tone photograph, else fine. Photographs 8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm.), half-tone photograph 8.5 x 11.25 inches (21.6 x 28.6 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.