Description: Famed Italian tenor Franco Corelli (1921-2003) boldly signed this portrait photograph of himself gazing directly at the viewer while wearing a pensive expression and propping his chin on his fist.
Franco Corelli enjoyed a major international opera career (1951-1976) and was celebrated for his impressive powerhouse voice, electrifying vocal range, clear timbre, and passionate performances. He was a partner of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City between 1961 and 1975 and performed in most of the major opera houses throughout Europe and North America.
Photo issued by Corelli's record label “Angel”. 6 7/8” x 4 ½”. Item #A00879.
Condition: Light feathering of signature, otherwise in very good condition.