Max Schmeling was born on September 28, 1905 in Klein Luckaw, Brandenburg, Germany. He won the World Heavyweight Title on June 12, 1930 in a bout with Jack Sharkey. He also held the German Light Heavyweight, European Light Heavyweight and German Heavyweight Titles. He retired after losing to Richard Vogt on October 31, 1948 with a final record of 56-10-4 with 38 KO's. Presented here is an early siged photo of Schmeling to boxer Jack De Mave. This signed photo measures 7 inches by 9 inches.The photo has a creas in the lower right corner.The edges and other corners show some wear.There are two small tack holes on the top edge.The back has a photographer stamp.Signed to fighter Jack De Mave.The signature ia in green ink and clean.Minor soiling.The image is vivid.