19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 7,500
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
HONUS WAGNER PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famers Honus Wagner (1874-1955) and Max Carey (1890-1976) as a members of the Pittsburgh Pirates, c.1913. Mounted on board, the verso is inscribed Hans Wagner – S.S. Pittsburg Club, Honus – 1903 in blue ink.
8 x 9 3/4 in.
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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
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Simeon Lipman discusses a collection of rare artefacts connected to the game’s most celebrated teams and players