19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 30,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
1911 CLEVELAND NAPS TEAM PANORAMIC PHOTOGRAPH
Panoramic photograph of the 1911 Cleveland Naps featuring Shoeless Joe Jackson in his first full big league season (in which he hit a remarkable .408) and Hall of Famers Cy Young (in the final season of his illustrious career) and Napoleon Lajoie.
Image, 26 1/2 x 8 in.
Framed, 32 x 14 in.
Falk Photo Co., Boston
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From bats and photographs to contracts and personal letters, a selection from The Golden Age of Baseball sale
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