19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 3,750
Estimate USD 5,000 - USD 7,000
1888 ST. LOUIS BROWNS LARGE FORMAT TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
A large format studio photograph of the 1888 American Association pennant winning St. Louis Browns (their fourth pennant in a row). Features Hall of Famers Charles Comiskey, Tommy McCarthy and notables Arlie Latham, Tip O'Neill, Silver King, Nat Hudson and Ice Box Chamberlain.
Image, 21 x 16 in.
Framed, 29 x 26 in.
Copyright 1888 by FW Guerin
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