Leonie Rysanek: Early real photo with authentic autograph of the famous Austrian soprano Leonie Rysanek.
Signature in black ink on 4,1 x 6,1 in photograph.
Leonie Rysanek, Austrian dramatic soprano sang with the Vienna State Opera and the Metropolitan Opera for more than 40 years. Rysanek performed more than 2,000 times. She is particularly famed for founding her own singing troupe.
Rysanek was famous for an intense acting style that was as accomplished as her singing. She became famous after her Lady Macbeth triumph at the Met. She sang the Sieglinde in Bayreuth seven years before, in 1951. It is a highlight in opera as well as her Strauss Die Frau ohne Schatten performances.
Soprano Leonie Rysanek Autograph. COA included.