Irina Arkhipova Poster

U.S.A., c. 1950-1960
22 x 14 in (56 x 36 cm)
"'A Major Interpretive Artist' - New York Times / S. Hurok presents: Irina Arkhipova / The Great Mezzo-Soprano of the Bolshoi Theatre"

American impresario Sol Hurok managed Russian mezzo-soprano opera singer Irina Arkhipova during a long-awaited U.S. tour with Russia's Bolshoi Ballet in 1959. He managed to bring the Bolshoi Theatre back in 1962 again, despite it being during the height of the Cuban Missile Crisis. This commemorative poster features Arkhipova alongside critical praise for her vocals.

Artist: Unknown

Year: c. late 1950s / early 1960s

Condition: Good; take notice of slight paper discoloration due to time.

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