19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 25,000
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 10,000
1894 PITTSBURGH BASE BALL CLUB ADVERTISING SCHEDULE POSTER
Full color lithographic poster advertising the 1894 Pittsburgh Pirates home schedule at Exposition Park in Allegheny City. The poster pictures team standouts Ad Gumbert, Frank Killen, Jake Stenzel (misspelled Denzel), Lou Bierbauer and Manager Al Buckenberger.
Poster, 18 x 24 in.
Framed, 27 1/2 x 33 1/2 in.
McKenzie Davis & Co. Lith., Pittsburgh, PA.
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