Day 1 Lot 257

1871 Press Engraving, Rugby ‘The Last Scrimmage’: Large...

Auction Date: 18/08/2021 at 10am

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Description

1871 Press Engraving, Rugby ‘The Last Scrimmage’: Large (c.27” x 20” overall) beautifully hand coloured and attractively mounted engraving from the Illustrated London News, of action at what we would now call a loose maul. Well known as one of the earliest &most striking of rugby images. Splendidly maintained, ripe for framing, and a looked-for item - especially in this condition. Excellent

Hammer Price: £70.00