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Young Cassius Clay Artwork by R. Carson with Vintage Clay Signature

Young Cassius Clay Artwork by R. Carson with Vintage Clay Signature

<p><span style="font-size: 10pt;">A unique and interesting mixed media piece depicting a young Cassius Clay posing with both hands up ready to take on his career.&nbsp; Created by R. Carson, this&nbsp;</span><span style="font-size: 13px;">pastel, ink and&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 13px;">gouache on&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 13px;">charcoal paper artwork is based on the famous 1954 Golden Gloves photograph and is tastefully framed and matted.&nbsp; Just below his feet, it reads&nbsp;<span style="font-size: 13px;">"Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr. won first fight at 12 years of age as a flyweight, beating Ronnie O'Keefe in Louisville, September 11, 1954."&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></span></span>The image area measures 25x39" and is framed and matted to 37x55" overall.&nbsp; Just as impressive&nbsp;as the artwork is the vintage Cassius Clay signature.&nbsp; The ink signature cut is nicely matted below and really sets this piece apart.&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p>&nbsp;</p>

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