Color Photograph Signed by Presidents Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon, George Bush, and Gerald Ford
Photograph Signed by Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon, George Bush, and Gerald Ford.
Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon, George Bush, and Gerald Ford (Diana Walker).$4,800.00
Item Number: 15023
Color photograph taken at the opening ceremony of The Richard Nixon Library in July 1990 by Time Magazine’s White House photographer Diana Walker. Walker has signed and inscribed the image in ink in the upper margin, the lower margin is signed and dated by each of the four Presidents (Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon, Gerald Ford and George Bush while in office). This images was published in Time Magazine at the time of the ceremony and is used as the image opposite the title page in Walker’s book Public & Private: Twenty Years Photographing the Presidency. Comes with a copy of the book. Matted and framed. The entire piece measures 12 inches by 15 inches.
Diana Walker is a photographer known for her work as a TIME Magazine White House photographer from 1984-2004. Walker has authored three books. "Public & Private: Twenty Years Photographing the Presidency" (2002) chronicles Walker’s own collection of photographs of the White House and Washington D.C. from her time at TIME Magazine. Walker's work is featured in the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery and the National Museum of American History. Her work has also been featured in exhibitions at the Art Institute of Chicago, the Minneapolis Museum of Art, the North Carolina State University libraries, and the Addison/Ripley Fine Art Gallery.