Lot #37
John and Jacqueline Kennedy Color Oversized Karsh Photograph Signed as President and First Lady

President and First Lady signed 1957 Karsh oversized portrait print
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Estimate: $5000+


President and First Lady signed 1957 Karsh oversized portrait print

Yousuf Karsh portrait print inscribed by both President Kennedy and First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, 2-6-61: Original photograph taken in 1957 when JFK was still a senator. Stunning 17″ x 22″ color Yousuf Karsh photographic print captioned "The President and Mrs. John Fitzgerald Kennedy" Repackaged from the original 1957 image by "Karsh of Ottawa." Signed and inscribed in black ink by JFK, "For Joe Duke, with the esteem of his friend, John F. Kennedy" (Joe Duke was the Senate Sergeant of Arms at this time). Jackie signs in blue ballpoint, "Jacqueline Kennedy, 2-6-61." Fantastic signed color portrait of the Kennedys taken by one of the world's most famous photographers, Yousuf Karsh.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Animation
  • Dates: #608 - Ended May 12, 2021

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