Cricket Items Relating To The Julian Cahn Cricket Team 1929-1939

Sir Julian Cahn was a British businessman, philanthropist and cricket enthusiast. From 1929 to 1939, Cahn was the captain of his own team, the Sir Julien Cahn XI, that toured the world. It was one of the most successful private teams, losing only 19 out of 621 cricket matches. Cahn recruited top players from outside England, including Australians Vic Jackson and Jack Walsh.

Lot 466:
Lot 466 Lot 466
Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket Team to Jamaica 1929. Mono photograph taken at the tour featuring the cricket teams and guests taken in front of a large house with Julian Cahn to centre. Sold with a similar photograph of the Sir Julian Cahn's and Clacton Cricket Club team who played in August 1931 at Clacton. Players include Gunn, Cahn, Heane, Robins, Richmond, Newman etc. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 467:
Lot 467
'Mr. Julien Cahn's Cricket Team Jamaica 1929'. Official sepia photograph of the touring party, seated and standing in rows in cricket attire and tour blazers. Nicely signed in black ink to the photograph by sixteen members of the party. Signatures include Cahn, Lord Tennyson, Dawson, Lilley, Shaw, Whysall, Iddon, Durtson, Astill etc. The photograph by 'Elliott Photo' with printed title to top border measures 9.5"x7.5". Laid to official photographer's mount, overall 15"x12". Minor wear to mount, the photograph and signatures in very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £140
Lot 468:
Lot 468 Lot 468
'Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket Team, 1933'. Tour to Canada, North America & Bermuda. Mono advertising postcard for 'Viyella' cricket shirts and socks, featuring the team seated and standing in rows in cricket attire, printed title to top, and players' names to right margin. Signed in pencil to verso by thirteen members of the touring party. Signatures include Cahn, Peebles, E.W. 'Jim' Swanton, Newman, Blunt, Robbins, Heane, P.A. Gibb, Morkell etc. Some minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £85
Lot 469:
Lot 469
'Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket team tour to Canada, North America & Bermuda. 1933'. Album page signed by fifteen members of the touring party in ink (two in pencil) including Cahn, Morkell, Solbe, Swanton, Gibb, Peebles, Summers, Heane, Maxwell, Blunt, Robins etc. The page laid down to a larger album page. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 470:
Lot 470
'Sir Julian Cahn's English Cricket XI vs South Western Ontario Cricket League [London]'. Original large sepia photograph of the two teams and officials, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire, some in blazers for the match played at London, Ontario, 30th August 1933. Members of Cahn's team include F.C.W. Newman and E.P. Solbe of Surrey, R.W.V. Robins, I.A.R. Peebles and H.R. Munt of Middlesex, R.C. Blunt, New Zealand, S.D. Rhodes, Nottinghamshire, D.P.B. Morkel, South Africa etc. The photograph measures 16.5"x8". Heavy vertical folds with tape reinforcement to verso, otherwise in good condition. A good image
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Cahn's XI beat London by 152 runs
Lot 471:
Lot 471
'Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket Team 1936'. Mono real photograph postcard featuring the team standing in line in cricket attire. Signed in ink to face by all eleven players. Signatures include Newman, Maxwell, Rhodes, Dempster, Summers, Peebles, Butterworth, MorkelL etc
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 472:
Lot 472
Sir Julian Cahn's XI v Scotland 1936. Original large mono photograph of the two teams and officials, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and blazers for the match played at Glasgow, 3rd& 4th July 1936. Members of Cahn's team include T.B. Reddick, S.D. Rhodes, C.S. Dempster, C.R.N. Maxwell, P. Vaulkard, I.A. Peebles, Sir Julian Cahn etc. The photograph by J&S Sternstein of Glasgow measures 13.5"x10". Laid to photographer's mount, overall 14.5"x10.75". Very good condition. A nice image
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
The match was drawn. For Cahn's XI Reddick scored 128 and Dempster 122
Lot 473:
Lot 473
'Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket Team, 1937'. Tour to Ceylon and Malaya. Mono advertising postcard for 'Viyella' cricket shirts and socks, featuring the team seated and standing in rows in cricket attire, printed title to top, and players' names to right margin. Signed in ink to verso by fourteen members of the touring party. Signatures include Cahn, Morkel, Rhodes, Maxwell, Reddick, Wolfe, Mudge, Crisp, Peebles etc. Published by 'The Times of Ceylon'. Old tape marks to corners of the postcard face otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 474:
Lot 474 Lot 474
'Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket Team, 1937'. Tour to Ceylon and Malaya. Mono advertising postcard for 'Viyella' cricket shirts and socks, featuring the team seated and standing in rows in cricket attire, printed title to top, and players' names to right margin. Published by 'The Times of Ceylon'. Sold with a Sir Julian Cahn's Compliment slip and an original sepia photograph of Lady Chan with handwritten detail to back 'Lady Cahn, Sir Julian Cahn's Team Tour'. Old tape marks to the corners of the back of the postcard otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 475:
Lot 475
'Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket team tour to Ceylon and Malaya 1937'. Album page signed in pencil by eleven members of the touring party. Signatures include Dempster, Morkell, Newman, Rhodes, Peebles, Crisp etc. Adhesive marks to verso otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 476:
Lot 476
Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket team tour to New Zealand 1939. Original mono photograph of the players onboard ship, the photograph shows nine of the touring party standing in line. Signed to photograph by each player featured, signatures are Dyson, Maxwell, Heane, Phillipson, Wolfe, Oldfield, P.Smith, Watts and Astill. Excellent image. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 477:
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Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket team tour to New Zealand 1939. A good collection of original photographs and ephemera from the tour including original players itinerary card for the tour, photographs include a group image of Walsh, Oldfield and Dyson, signed by all three, Dempster and Dyson walking out to bat, signed by both players, a group image of Oldfield, Phillipson, Watts and Wolfe, signed by all four, a further photograph of Sir Julian Cahn, J.L. Kerr, New Zealand and C.C. Goodway, four various photographs of players in the nets, playing golf etc, some signed to verso by various players and two different team photographs of the team wearing cricket attire and blazers. Various sizes. Some excellent images. G
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Lot 478:
Lot 478
Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket team tour to New Zealand 1939. Original mono photograph of the Cahn team taking the field at what is believed to be Hamilton, the photograph signed by nine of the players featured. Signatures are Maxwell, Heane, Hardstaff, Dempster, Lush, Smith, Oldfield, Mudge and Walsh. The photograph measures ??. Sold with a letter from Don Neely, cricket historian and player with notes on the venue from Walter Hadlee, former New Zealand player and Captain. An excellent image
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 479:
Lot 479
Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket team tour to New Zealand 1939. Original mono photograph of the Cahn team taking the field, the photograph signed by ten of the players featured. Signatures are Oldfield, Hardstaff, Maxwell, Dyson, Walsh, Mudge, Smith Heane, Cahn and Jackson. An excellent image
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 480:
Lot 480
Sir Julian Cahn's Cricket team tour to New Zealand 1939. New Zealand v Sir Julian Cahn's XI. Original mono press photograph of the Cahn team taking the field in the match played at the Basin Reserve, Wellington on the 10th-13th March 1939, the photograph signed by all eleven players featured. Signatures are Walsh, Hardstaff, Heane, Jackson, Oldfield, Dyson, Maxwell, Phillipson, Watts, Smith and Dempster. An excellent image. Sold with three various size press photographs of the match in progress. G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £100
The tour match was drawn
Lot 481:
Lot 481
'Sir Julian Cahn's XI v Waikato' 1939. Original mono photograph of the full touring party, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire for the match played at Seddon Park, Hamilton, New Zealand, 15th & 16th February 1939. Members of Cahn's team include W.E. Phillipson and N. Oldfield of Lancashire, A.H. Dyson, Glamorgan, C.C. Goodway, Warwickshire, J. Hardstaff, C.R.N. Maxwell and G.F.H. Heane, Nottinghamshire, V.E. Jackson, Leciestershire etc. The photograph, by J.F. Loudon of Hamilton, measures 8"x6". Laid to photographer's mount with printed titles and players' names to borders, overall 13.75"x11". Very good condition. A good image
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
The match was drawn, Cahn's XI winning on the first innings

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