DEMPSEY, JACK LARGE FORMAT HAND COLORED PHOTO (CIRCA 1930'S)
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. Offered here is a scarce large format, hand colored photo of Jack Dempsey This is a beautiful, circa 1930's large format, hand colored photograph of Jack Dempaey in full fight pose. Still in a period frame. Done on heavy stock. Bold color. No creases. In wonderful condition. The frame has some chipping. 16" x 20." Rare in this size.