1975. unbound. 10 x 8 inches, no place, 1975 -- a wonderful black-and-white photograph of Kipnis playing the title character in Boris Godonov, 3/4 length in full costume. Signed in Ukrainian and dated February 6, 1975, with excellent contrast. Very good(+) condition.
Ukrainian-born operatic bass vocalist of great artistry and vocal endowment. He is best known for his brilliant appearances in the title role of Boris Godonov.