Nov 20, 2014 - Sale 2367

Sale 2367 - Lot 205

Price Realized: $ 4,500
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 400 - $ 600
TO PRESIDENT OF AMERICAN MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY ROOSEVELT, THEODORE. Photograph Signed and Inscribed, "To Henry Fairfield Osborn, President of the American Museum of / Natural History, from an American faunal naturalist / Theodore Roosevelt / 'Do what you can, with what you have, where you are,'" full-length portrait showing him in his African game hunting suit with rifle. Inscribed in the image, lower center. 15 1/2x10 3/4 inches; mounted to board trimmed to size, marked brittling overall, cracking at all edges with complete separation at middle with some loss to portrait (none affecting inscription), some loss to each corner. sold as is. (TFC) Np, nd