Anti-communist politician (1901–1963) who served as the first president of South Vietnam from 1955 until his assassination during the CIA-backed coup d’etat that deposed his government. Unique pencil and watercolor caricature of Ngo Dinh Diem by an unnamed artist on an off-white 6.75 x 7 sheet, signed in the lower left in pencil by Ngo Dinh Diem. Affixed to a slightly larger sheet. Show-through from typed text to reverse and irregularly trimmed edges, otherwise fine condition. A scarce and highly desirable example. Pre-certified PSA/DNA.
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