Lot 298: Vanity Fair. A collection of thirty caricatures of cricketers, circa 1885 - 1912, colour lithographs and photolithographs, all in good condition except Walter William Read which is a little frayed and damp stained at base and Lionel Palairet which has dust soiled margins, each approximately 350 x 220mm. The cricketers comprise of:- Edward W. Dillon, John Berry Hobbs (both versions), W.G.Grace, Lord Hawke, K.L.Hutchings, Kumar Shri Ranjitsinhji, Robert Abel, Capt. Edward Wynyard, Digby Jephson, Mr. Samuel Moses James Woods, Mr. C.M.Wells, Lord Harris (with biography), Hylton Philipson, Mr. R.H.Spooner, B.J.T. Bosanquet, Walter William Read, Stanley Jackson, Colin Blythe, Frederick William Spofforth, Rev. F.H.Gillingam, J.T.Tyldesley, Hon. Alfred Lyttleton, George John Bonner, Tom Hayward, Gilbert Jessop, Lionel Charles Hamilton Palairet, Neilsen Hornby, Lord Dalmeny [and] George Hirst. (30)
Dominic Winter's Printed Books, Maps & Ephemera Auction June 2015
Wednesday, 10th June 2015
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