19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 3,500
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
1933 AMERICAN LEAGUE ALL STAR TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
Original team photograph of the 1933 American League All Star team, picturing twenty-eight members of the squad including Hall of Famers Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Jimmie Foxx, Tony Lazzeri, Connie Mack, Charlie Gehringer, and Eddie Collins. The image is inscribed The First All Star Club played in Chicago 1932 in black ink, and stamped APEX PHOTO CO. and Compliments of American League Service Bureau on the verso.
10 x 8 in.
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