GIUSEPPE VALDENGO SIGNED PHOTO, "Giuseppe Valdengo", 5 x 7, sepia portrait of Italian operatic baritone at New York Metropolitan Opera. One small crease in lower right corner, otherwise in fine condition.
Giuseppe Valdengo (1914-2007) was an Italian operatic baritone who made his American debut at the New York City Opera in 1946. His Metropolitan Opera debut soon followed in 1947 where he stayed for seven years, until his final performance in 1954. He then started appearing in the major European opera houses until his retirement in 1966. Later he taught voice in in Turin, Italy.