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    Circa 1892 James J. Corbett Signed Photograph. Earning every last bit of his Gentleman Jim nickname in this elegant studio portrait, the Heavyweight Champion poses in evening attire around the period of his stunning 1892 upset of the great John L. Sullivan. The sepia image is matted to a viewable area of 6x9", and exhibits light, fairly inconsequential surface wear. Corbett's black fountain pen ink signature, prefaced with a "Sincerely Yours" greeting, rates 9/10, with some competing contrast. Full LOA from James Spence Authentication. Pre-certified by PSA/DNA.

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    November, 2010
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