Joe Louis- Max Schmeling World Heavyweight Championship poster, 1938
A promotional poster for the second World Heavyweight Championship boxing match between American Joe Louis and German Max Schmeling. Although Schmeling won their first meeting in 1936 in the twelfth round, Louis took the second match after less than 3 minutes in the first round.
Condition fair, perforations and minor tears repaired, matted and framed.
25 1 /2 x 19 1/4 in
- Please note that this is a replica poster, printed in 1938 after the fight.