Richard Charles Rodgers (1902 – 1979) Signed Photo, "To Tina Marrelli, Sincerely, Richard Rogders", 6.25 x 9.75, postmarked Mar 4, 1971, trimmed portrait close up, by the American composer, known largely for his work in musical theater. With 43 Broadway musicals and over 900 songs to his credit, Rodgers was one of the most significant American composers of the 20th century, and his compositions had a significant impact on popular music. He is best known for his songwriting partnerships with the lyricists Lorenz Hart, with whom he wrote several musicals throughout the 1920s and 1930s, and Oscar Hammerstein II, with whom he wrote musicals such as Oklahoma!, South Pacific, The King and I, and The Sound of Music. Comes with the original Rodgers and Hammerstein mailing envelope. Both items in fine condition, with light silvering to the trimmed photo, small stain lower right corner, and opening tears to the envelope.