19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 4,000
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 6,000
1913 NEW YORK GIANTS TEAM PANORAMIC PHOTOGRAPH
Panoramic photograph of the 1913 New York Giants, winners of their third consecutive National League Pennant at New York's Polo Grounds. Features Hall of Famers Christy Mathewson, John McGraw, Wilbert Robinson and Rube Marquard, along with standouts Jim Thorpe, Chief Meyers, Fred Merkle, Fred Snodgrass, Heinie Groh and Jeff Tesreau.
Image, 26 1/2 x 7 in.
Framed, 32 x 13 in.
International News Service, Copyright 1913
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