Signed vintage matte-finsih studio photograph (by famous court photographers Harcourt), shows Félix Houphouët-Boigny in diplomatic dress and his wife Marie Therese at a formal reception in Paris, 7 x 9,25 inch, signed and inscribed in black ink "Au Brigadier - Sir Macnab* - F. Houphouët - Le 7 Juin 1962" - additionally signed by the photographer in black ink, with glue remnants to the lower left corner and along the edges of the reverse, and faded but still legible signature - in nearly fine condition. * Geoffry MacNab was a career soldier who subsequently became the defence attaché at several British embassies in Europe.
|Profession||Affectionately called Papa Houphouët or Le Vieux (`The Old One`), was the first President of Ivory Coast (1960 to 1993), serving for more than three decades until his death|
|Year of birth||1905|
|year of death||1993|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||7 x 9,25|
|Type of Autograph||vintage photographs|