19 - 20 October 2016
1916 INDIANAPOLIS ABCS/ROYAL POINCIANA TEAM PHOTOGRAPH
Cabinet photograph of the Indianapolis ABCS/Royal Poinciana Negro League baseball team, including Hall of Fame first baseman Ben Taylor (1888-1953). Inscribed in ink on the border, "Royal Poinciana BB Club Palm Beach - FLA - 1916 Kennard - J. Taylor - Lyons - Hewitt - B. Taylor - Clark - Jeffries - Allen - Dunbar - Johnson - Powell - Forbes - C.I. Taylor - Donaldson - Pierce."
Cabinet, 10 x 8 in.
Framed, 16 x 14 in.
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
Fascinating insights into the history of the British Royal Family in a sale of objects belonging to two of the children of King George V and Queen Mary
Fascinating stories from the turbulent Civil War-past of rare, early English silver, offered at Christie’s on 3 December
A timeline of moments from the game's Golden Age and beyond, illustrated with lots from our sale, The Golden Age of Baseball
A selection of classic images offered in our The Golden Age of Baseball sale on 19 October at Christie’s New York
From bats and photographs to contracts and personal letters, a selection from The Golden Age of Baseball sale
Simeon Lipman discusses a collection of rare artefacts connected to the game’s most celebrated teams and players
Meet Erica Lai and Ronald Ooi, the couple for whom Tang-dynasty art, Lalique glass and Fernando Botero are part of family life
Even as a child, the legendary dealer and collector had an eye for undervalued or misattributed masterpieces
The viewing showcases the most comprehensive selection of limited-edition handbags and Supreme accessories to ever come to Christie’s.
From Hawaii to New York, five properties that stars of the entertainment industry have called home (both in real life and on screen)