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Price Realized: $1,750 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2519 Lot 30
SIGNED DURING THE 3RD MOSCOW INTERNATIONAL CHESS TOURNAMENT CAPABLANCA, JOSÉ RAÚL. Photograph postcard dated and Signed, "J.R. Capablanca," in purple ink, bust portrait by Boris Kudoyarov, showing him smiling and wearing a hat. Signed in the image, lower center. 5 1/2x3 3/4 inches; few scattered creases, minor silvering in dark areas, faint scattered soiling, correspondence side blank. Moscow, 5 June 1936
Estimate $1,500 - 2,500
At the end of the third Moscow International Chess Tournament on June 8, 1936, Capablanca became the tournament champion, having defeated Mikhail Botvinnik by one point.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,750