Peters, Roberta. (1930–2017)
Signed Photographs in "Lucia di Lammermoor," "Don Giovanni," "Barbiere di Siviglia"
Trio of signed promotional photographs of the American coloratura soprano in costume for Metropolitan Opera productions of Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor, Mozart's Don Giovanni, and Rossini's Il Barbiere di Siviglia. Each photograph has a Metropolitan Opera Press Department blurb affixed to verso, and all three are inscribed to Paul McMahon The photograph from Lucia exhibits edge wear and surface chipping, else fine, other photographs in very fine condition. Each 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.