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Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour,"

Auction:
3158T
Lot:
1616
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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3158T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 25, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

Wood Carving of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt "The Man for the Hour," America, c. 1942, showing the President seated behind his desk as he appears in a 1942 Life magazine cover photo, a printed card set into a panel on the desk's facade, ht. 14 in.
Estimate $600-800


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Keywords

Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Delano, Delano family, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Freemen of the City of London, Military personnel, Nationality, Schuyler family, Sons of the American Revolution, Theodore Roosevelt, United States, United States Assistant Secretaries of the Navy

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