Our large bust John F. Kennedy sculpture is made of alabaster dust mixed with a durable binding compound, each detail is finished with care by the artisans of Italy's Egregia Workshop. Mounted on a solid museum alabaster base. This is one of Statue.com exclusive line of Statuary that comes from Volterra. These charming figurines were created by A. Giannelli in Volterra, city in the heart of Italy's alabaster district. His work is in the tradition of the great Italian Master of sculpting. Hand created of bonded marble and crafted one at a time with impeccable detail. Then mounted to a genuine alabaster museum quality base. Our new John F. Kennedy portrait bust sculpture will be a wonderful gift or take its rightful place in your home, gallery or library. Kennedy was elected in 1960 as our 35th president of the United States, John F. Kennedy at 43 became the youngest man and the first Roman Catholic to hold that office. He was born into one of America's wealthiest families. As president, Kennedy confronted mounting Cold War tensions in Cuba, Vietnam and elsewhere. He also led a renewed drive for public service and eventually provided federal support for the growing civil rights movement. His assassination on November 22, 1963, in Dallas, Texas, sent shock wave around the world. To this day, historians continue to rank him among the best-loved presidents in American history.