19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 4,375
Estimate USD 1,000 - USD 1,500
JOHNNY EVERS PHOTOGRAPH
George Grantham Bain (1865-1944)
Original photograph of Hall of Famer Johnny Evers (1881-1947) as a member of the Chicago Cubs, c. 1910. The verso features a Culver Service stamp and sticker and the typewritten Johnny Evers to be scout for Giants, Feb. 17, 1925.
6 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
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