Please note that this is a cover only!
This is an original 1961 color cover for Sports Illustrated magazine, March, 1961, that featured artwork that depicted heavyweight boxing champion and Olympic athlete, Floyd Patterson.
This 51+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Some moderate surface rub.
This piece was illustrated by Weaver, Robert. Artist signature in print - bottom center of image.
Keywords specific to this image: Athlete, Memorabilia, Boxing, Pugilism, Fighter, Black Americana, African American, Professional, Champion, Olympian, Olympics, Team USA, Portrait, The Gentleman