Flagstad, Kirsten. (1895–1962)
Signed Photograph as Isolde
Signed photograph of the Norwegian soprano in costume for a production of Richard Wagner's Tristan und Isolde. Flagstad has inscribed to Charles Drumheller, tenor and longtime rehearsal pianist at the Metropolitan and Chicago Lyric Opera: "To Charlie / Very sincerely yours / Kirsten Flagstad" to the lower portion of the image. NBC Artists Service stamp to verso. As was her custom, signature to low-contrast portion of the image, light wear to corners, else in fine condition. 8 x 10 inches (20.3 x 25.4 cm.).