George (Jorge) Brescia (3/1/15-12/22/89)was an Argentine heavyweight who fought between 1935 and 1940 compiling a record of 16-12. Brescia fought Joe Louis in a non title bout and also fought Tony Galento, Harry Thomas, Jack Roper, and Tony Musto. Offered here is a very scarce signed photo of George Brescia which he has dated September 28, 1936, eleven days before his fight with Joe Louis in New York. This is an original promotional photo of Brescia in full fight pose. Boldly signed in fountain pen ink, "George Brescia New York. Sept. 28, '36." Bold, clear image. Clean front and back. Not creased or torn. Glue marks on back from being mounted in an album. 8" x 10."