19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,625
Estimate USD 500 - USD 700
JACKIE ROBINSON PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famer Jackie Robinson (1919-1972) as a member of the Kansas City Monarchs of the Negro American League. The verso is stamped Loughman, includes a clipping dated OCT 24 1945 and is inscribed With Kansas City Monarchs 1945 in pencil.
8 x 10 in.
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