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 a vintage signed and inscribed charcoal sketch signed by dempsey and the artist Walter Marcoux dated 1937. This is a signed and inscribed charcoal sketch by Dempsey and the artist Walter Marcoux.The sketch measures 8 inches by 10 inches.the sketch some some wear to the edges and corners.The artist has signed and dated the piece in 1937.The Dempsey signature is in ink and clean.One of a kind piece.