Lot 72: Uncommon 9 x 7.25 lightweight semi-glossy photo of Eisenhower sitting in front of his medical staff, affixed to its original 16.25 x 15 mat, signed and inscribed on the mat in fountain pen, "To Howard—D.E." The mat is affixed to the top of a same size mount. Reverse of the photo bears a Max Hill Weir photography stamp, and a caption sheet entitled "The President and His Doctors" is affixed to the reverse of the mount. In very good to fine condition, with an area of surface loss to the image, and lines of irregular toning from previous display to the mat. The recipient of this photo, Major General Howard M. Snyder, was Eisenhower's personal physician during his presidency.
RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458
Wednesday, 12th August 2015
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