19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 2,500
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
1901 PITTSBURGH PIRATES TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
Original studio team photograph of the 1901 Pittsburgh Pirates featuring Hall of Famers Honus Wagner, Fred Clarke and Jack Chesbro along with standouts Ginger Beaumont, Tommy Leach and Deacon Phillippe.
Image, 11 1/2 x 9 in.
Framed, 17 1/2 x 15 1/2 in.
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