19 - 20 October 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,875
Estimate USD 1,500 - USD 2,000
SATCHEL PAIGE & WILLIAM PERKINS PHOTOGRAPH
Original photograph of Hall of Famer pitcher Leroy “Satchel” Paige (1906-1982) and catcher William “Bill” Perkins as members of the 1939-40 Guayama Brujos of the Puerto Rican Winter League. The verso is inscribed William Perkins y Page, Nove 6/39 in blue pencil.
5 x 8 in.
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