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    Elvis Presley Praying Elvis Portrait by Ralph Wolfe Cowan. A portrait of a supplicant Presley, aptly titled Praying Elvis, painted by artist Ralph Wolfe Cowan. Elvis is depicted in his distinctive American eagle jumpsuit, and his gold horseshoe and diamond "TCB" rings are visible on his hand. Cowan's fame as a painter of world leaders impressed Elvis enough to have commissioned from him a painting, which became the only full-length portrait of the King ever allowed to hang in Graceland. The painting, oil on canvas, measures 30" x 24" and has been framed to 43.5" x 37.5". In Excellent condition. This lot requires third party shipping.

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    Auction Dates
    August, 2010
    14th Saturday
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