1973 Joe Louis & Max Schmeling dual signed lithograph
Arguably the most coveted of the autographed series of lithographs issued by Sports Illustrated in the 1970's. This circa 1973 piece celebrates the pair of fights that saw the Heavyweight Championship of the World swing back and forth between the USA and Germany. The 18 x 22" print has been signed in pencil to the lower border by both Louis and Schmeling. VG condition with vertical creasing from previous storage, especially along the lower border. Number 1178 from a limited edition of 1500.