19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,000
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 5,000
1928/29 CUBAN TEAM CABINET PHOTOGRAPH
Original cabinet team photograph of a 1928-29 Cuban Baseball Club, picturing thirteen members of the squad including Hall of Famers Oscar Charleston (1896-1954), Judy Johnson (1899-1989) and Willie Foster (1904-1978) and standouts Larry Brown and Armando Marsans.
10 x 8 in.
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