Lot 106: Appealing matte-finish 10.75 x 14 portrait of Nixon as the vice-president, signed and inscribed in black ink, "To His Excellency Wilhelm Munthe de Morgenstierne, with admiration for the forty seven years of distinguished service which have earned for him title—Mr. Diplomat—from his friend, Richard Nixon." Framed to an overall size of 12.75 x 16. In fine condition, with a few light spots, a crease to lower right corner, and trivial skipping to the signature. Munthe de Morgenstierne served as Norway's ambassador to the United States from 1942 until his retirement in 1958. A large, extensively inscribed photo of the future president.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 467
Wednesday, 13th January 2016
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