1948 Joe Louis signed original photograph
10.25 x 8" vintage photo of Joe Louis shaking hands with acclaimed British sports journalist Peter Wilson, signed and inscribed by Louis, "To Peter Wilson, Best Wishes, Joe Louis 3/2/48". Peter Wilson (d.1981) was a towering figure in British sports writing, who wrote particularly well about boxing, on which his authority was widely respected. From the personal collection of Peter Wilson. Good condition: clipped upper corner, several creases and some foxing.