Neiman, LeRoy

LEROY NEIMAN Jose Torres Vs. "Irish" Wayne Thornton, 1966

Sku: CB3878
Artist: LeRoy Neiman
Title: Jose Torres Vs. "Irish" Wayne Thornton
Year: 1966
Signed: No
Medium: Serigraph
Paper Size: 46 x 30 inches ( 116.84 x 76.2 cm )
Image Size: 46 x 30 inches ( 116.84 x 76.2 cm )
Edition Size: Unknown
Framed: No
Condition: C: Several Signs of use and handling, some visible marks
Supplemental Condition Information: Tear and missing paper in the middle of the top edge, as well as some tearing in the bottom right corner and missing paper due to tape that was once applied to the back. Scuffing and marks throughout due to age and handling

Additional Details: Official 1966 advertisement for Jose Torres Vs. "Irish" Wayne Thornton at Shea Stadium. Fold lines going both vertically and horizontally throughout the print. QUOTE- On May 21, 1966 at Shea Stadium in Queens, New York world light heavyweight champion Jose Torres defended his title against Wayne Thornton. Torres put Thornton down twice in the first round en route to winning a unanimous 15 round decision.