Lot #99
John F. Kennedy

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Very desirable group lot of 31 items related to President John F. Kennedy and his family, including: 22 photos of the Kennedy family during the Camelot era, various finishes, ranging in size from 3.5 x 3.5 to 8 x 10, which includes images of his wife Jacqueline, and their children Caroline and John, Jr., as well as two color photos of Kennedy’s Arlington gravesite; a 1995 print of Aaron Shikler’s 1970 portrait of Jackie Kennedy; a “Limited Edition Reproduction of the Inaugural Address of President John F. Kennedy” issued by the Democratic National Committee, with included color print of Yousuf Karsh’s portrait of the first couple; a framed invitation to the inauguration of JFK and Lyndon B. Johnson; and six items relating to the funeral of JFK, including: three black-bordered prayer cards, a missal for “The Mass on the Day of Burial,” a black-bordered memorial card, and a black-bordered funeral announcement with front embossed with the Great Seal and reading: “Funeral Services of John Fitzgerald Kennedy.” Two photos and the reproduction bear JFK facsimile signatures. In overall very good to fine condition. Accompanied by the original envelope for the "Limited Edition Reproduction."

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #589 - Ended August 12, 2020