ORIGINAL FULL-LENGTH PHOTOGRAPHIC PORTRAIT, SIGNED BY ELEANOR ROOSEVELT
ROOSEVELT, Eleanor. Photograph signed. Washington, DC: Harris & Ewing, circa 1935. Sepia photograph measures 8 by 10 inches. $1800.
Sepia photograph of Eleanor Roosevelt in formal dress, inscribed by her at the bottom of the image: “To Junior _____ with good wishes. Eleanor Roosevelt.”
The full-length photographic portrait depicts Eleanor Roosevelt from the side, dressed in a formal, sleeveless white jacquard gown. This photograph was most likely taken prior to a formal White House function. “© Harris & Ewing” embossed at bottom of photograph. Harris & Ewing were the Roosevelts’ official White House photographers.
Remnants of paper backing to verso. Small closed tear to border, light fading. A lovely signed photograph in fine condition, suitable for framing.