Roy Grinnell poster of flag raising w/signatures, framed
Lot 142
Roy Grinnell (American)
Uncommon Valor, n.d. 3
Sold for US$ 875 inc. premium
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Roy Grinnell (American). Uncommon Valor. n.d. 3 Roy Grinnell (American). Uncommon Valor. n.d. 3
Lot Details
Roy Grinnell (American)
Uncommon Valor, n.d.
Limited edition print, number 59 of 100 copies, signed by the artist and 7 Medal of Honor recipients. Framed and glazed. 27 x 20in.
The 7th War Loan. Now all together. US Government Printing Office, [May] 1945, the poster showing the Flag Raising based on the Rosenthal photograph. 36.5 x 25.5in.. 3 old creases across the poster.
Rosenthal, Joe. A photogravure of the Flag Raising, 'signed' to the members of the Guaflex Organisation with thanks for building great cameras, sincerely Joe Rosenthal AP, and with the 3C flag raising stamp pasted at lower margin. Framed and glazed. 14 x 11in. (3)

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