Vintage COLT Blank Greeting Card from 1990. John Pruitt photograph by Jim French. The Prestige Collection III “State of Man” French described his first meeting with Pruitt in 1994: “When John Pruitt was first brought to me he was just finishing a four-year stint in the Marines. . .in his dress whites he was just dazlling. I knew immediately that he was extraordinary and that, given the right circumstances, I could make some wonderful pictures with him.” (Mainardi, ed., “Jim French Diaries”). Printed on thick cardstock. Measures 5×7 inches.