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Lawrence Toynbee (1922-2002)
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Lawrence Toynbee (1922-2002)

Chelsea vs Spurs at Stamford Bridge

Lawrence Toynbee (1922-2002)
Chelsea vs Spurs at Stamford Bridge
signed with initials and dated 'LLT '53' (upper right)
oil on canvas
35½ x 51½ in. (90 x 130.8 cm.)
with Fine Art Society, London.
J.H.G. Bright-Holmes Esq.
York, City Art Gallery, Lawrence Toynbee, 1985, no.5.
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Artist's Resale Right ("Droit de Suite"). Artist's Resale Right Regulations 2006 apply to this lot, the buyer agrees to pay us an amount equal to the resale royalty provided for in those Regulations, and we undertake to the buyer to pay such amount to the artist's collection agent.

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In the 1952/1953 season Chelsea played Totenham Hotspur at Stamford Bridge on 25th October 1952 in Division One. Chelsea won 2-1. Alf Ramsey scored for Spurs and Johnny McNichol for Chelsea with an own goal by Spurs handing Chelsea the victory.

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