FLAGSTAD, Kirsten (1895 – 1962)
Flagstad was a Norwegian – born opera star renowned for her interpretation of Wagner.
SIG – Vintage fountain pen ink signature on small card. Comes with a 8″x10″ black/white glossy operatic character still.
Mme. Flagstad ranks among the greatest operatic voices of the 20th century. Many opera critics hailed hers the voice of the century. Writing in the New Grove Dictionary of Opera, Demond Shawe-Taylor remarked No one within living memory surpassed her in sheer beauty and consistency of line and tone.
Signed photographs of Flagstad command upwards of $250-600.