. Black and white portrait of the guitarist, boldly SIGNED across image in marker pen (dated '89), with printed details below. Approx. dimensions 5 x 4 inches, in professional window mount, ready for framing. From the collection of Alphi O'Leary, Eric Clapton's head of security 1973-1996. East-end bruiser Alphi O'Leary, the 'gentle giant', was not only Eric Clapton's bodyguard and later security manager, he was a close friend of the legendary guitarist (he was an usher at EC's wedding to Patti Boyd; the former Mrs George Harrison) and held the position of personal assistant to Clapton for over twenty years. Formerly the chauffeur / minder of T.Rex star Marc Bolan, O'Leary was employed by Clapton from 1973-1996, and died in 2002. Item #39589
Provenance; Ex-Christies Rock n Roll Memorabilia, Sale 5676 (May 2005).
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