19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Plaza
Price Realised USD 1,500
Estimate USD 500 - USD 700
ROBERTO CLEMENTE PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famer Roberto Clemente (1934-1972) as a member of the Pittsburgh Pirates, c.1965. The verso features a Camera 5, Ken Regan sticker and is inscribed Roberto Clemente, Pitt Pirates in orange grease pencil.
8 x 10 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