Lot #184
Roy Chapman Andrews Signed Photograph

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Estimate: $200+

Description

American explorer and naturalist (1884-1960) whose far-flung adventures on archaeological expeditions in the Far East were said to have served as the inspiration for fictional screen hero Indiana Jones. Vintage glossy 5 x 6.75 photo of the adventurer with a camel, signed and inscribed in fountain pen, "To Kenneth Browne, from Roy Chapman Andrews, Gobi Desert.” Reverse bears a typed collector's notation indicating that the autograph was received in 1954. In fine condition, with light surface impressions from typed notation on the back.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autograph and Artifacts, Ft. Science & Tech
  • Dates: #622 - Ended December 08, 2021





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