Name: DEMPSEY, JACK CARTOON ART BY CHARLIE MCGILL
History: Jack Dempsey was born on June 24, 1895 in Manassa, Colorado. He defeated Jess Willard on July 4, 1919 to win the World Heavyweight Title and held the title until September 23, 1926 when he lost to Gene Tunney. Dempsey announced his retirement in February of 1928 with a final record of 64-6-9 with 49 KO's. Presented here is original cartoon art of Jack Dempsey by Charlie McGill. Charlie McGill was a cartoonist who did many boxing cartoons, particularly The Ring (Magazine) during the later part of the 20th century. This cartoon deals with the career of Jack Dempsey.
Full description: This is original cartoon art by Charlie McGill. It is signed by the artisit. It covers the career of Jack Dempsey and has a wonderful likeness of the rugged looking Dempsey on the upper right side. Some minor soiling around the edges. The artwork is mounted on acid free board. Clear and bold graphics. No creases, rips or tears. 16 1/2" x 22."
Size: 16 1/2 x 22
Categories: Dempsey, Jack - Artwork - Cartoon Art
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