19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 250
Estimate USD 400 - USD 600
BROOKLYN DODGERS PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of members of the Brooklyn Dodgers celebrating after Game 1 of the 1952 World Series, including Jackie Robinson, Duke Snider, Gil Hodges, Andy Pafko, Billy Cox and Joe Black. The verso is stamped Associated Press Newsphoto and features a caption tag reading Congratulating Joe Black after 1st Game victory against Yankees 10/1/52.
7 1/4 x 9 in.
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
From bats and photographs to contracts and personal letters, a selection from The Golden Age of Baseball sale
A selection of classic images offered in our The Golden Age of Baseball sale on 19 October at Christie’s New York
A timeline of moments from the game's Golden Age and beyond, illustrated with lots from our sale, The Golden Age of Baseball
Simeon Lipman discusses a collection of rare artefacts connected to the game’s most celebrated teams and players