Lot 69

Charming JFK Oversized Photo with Family, Signed and Inscribed, Heartwarming!

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Charming JFK Oversized Photo with Family, Signed and Inscribed, Heartwarming!

Estimate: $3,500 - $4,500

Starting Bid: $1,200

(0 Bids)

December 14, 2022 11:00 AM EST
Live Auction
Wilton, CT, US

Description:

Charming JFK Oversized Photo with Family, Signed and Inscribed, Heartwarming!

An oversized black and white photograph of First Lady Jackie Kennedy holding daughter Caroline, who reaches for her father as he is standing behind them and bending to meet her touch. Signed and inscribed at the lower left "For Curtis Anderson / with warmest regards / John Kennedy." Measuring 10" x 13" (sight), the gelatin silver print, has been mounted to a backing board and matted to an overall size of 15.75" x 19.125." With adhesive stains (almost entirely on edges of the board, not visible but mentioned for accuracy) to margins from previous matting. The photograph has been professionally, and lovingly restored, with a closed tear across the upper 1/3 of the photograph through the inscription. Some chipping at the upper left corner, along with light toning and several minor flaws. Still very attractive with a bold signature.

This item comes with a Certificate from John Reznikoff, a premier authenticator for both major 3rd party authentication services, PSA and JSA (James Spence Authentications), as well as numerous auction houses.

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Bid Increments
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$0 $99 $10
$100 $299 $20
$300 $499 $25
$500 $999 $50
$1,000 $1,999 $100
$2,000 $2,999 $200
$3,000 $4,999 $250
$5,000 $9,999 $500
$10,000 $19,999 $1,000
$20,000 $49,999 $2,500
$50,000 + $5,000