Lot 1621922 Lawn Tennis Championship at New Wimbledon June...

Auction Date: 25/05/2016 at 10:30 am

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1922 Lawn Tennis Championship at New Wimbledon June 1922 photograph and autographed album – original three-quarter leather and cloth bound photograph, autographed album comprising numerous E trim and company Wimbledon real tennis photographs, photographs, cartoons, and newspaper caricature. Is signed by all the leading officials, referee, and players to include autographs of Suzanne Lenglen (ladies Champion), Ambrose Dudley, A.J. Gerbault, Brian Norton, Stanley and Doust, Mrs Jean, Miss Evelyn Colyer, J.M Alonzo, JC Parke, Norman E Brookes, M Germot, Roper Barrett, Randolph Lycett, Mrs Edgington, Fraser, De Morpurgo, J.G Ritchie, GL Patterson, J Anderson, Pat O’Hara, Mrs O’Neill, Dorothea Lambert Chambers, Geraldine Beamish, Mrs Satterthwaite, Irene Peacock, A.W Gore, J Borotra, M.M Alonso, Brugnon, N Mishu, Rupert Wertheim, A A Fyzee, J Brian Gilbert, Kathleen McKane (Kitty Godfree), plus George Hillyard (C.O of Wimbledon), F.R Burrows (referee), Audrey Martineau et al some signed next to their Trim postcard or signed to it – in all 28x E Trim Wimbledon tennis postcards some clipped but most showing their E Trim stamp mark – a wonderful record of the first Wimbledon Champion at their new home in Church Road – overall 8 x 10” – quite outstanding item

Hammer Price: £1600.00

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