Cricket Ceramics & Metalware

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M.C.C. to Australia & New Zealand 1954/55. Photograph album compiled by Harold Dalton, Physio to the team. The album comprises approximately one hundred photographs, the majority mono candid images taken while on excursions, cruises, flights, dinners, returning to England on the Orsova etc, many with handwritten captions, presumably in Dalton's own hand. Players featured include Graveney, Loader, Appleyard, Edrich, Hutton, Bedser, Gover etc. Also includes two larger mono press photographs of Dalton treating Frank Tyson regarding Tyson's heel injury, and an official M.C.C. Christmas card. The photographs are mounted in a leather bound photo album featuring an ornate colour illustration of the Nile Valley. VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £240
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M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1956/57. Original mono press photograph of Jackie McGlew (South Africa) and Peter May (M.C.C. captain) seated together in front of what appears to be a pavilion, both wearing informal attire. Very nicely signed in ink by both McGlew and May. Date stamped to verso 'Natal Daily News 29 Jan 1957'. 8.25"x6.25". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
McGlew, renowned for his attritional batting style, did not play in either the tour match for Natal v M.C.C.18th-22nd January 1957 or the following third Test, 25th-30th January 1957 at Durban
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M.C.C. tour of Australia 1954/55. Official sepia photograph of the 'S.S. Orsova', the ship which took the M.C.C. touring team to Australia for the tour. The photograph laid down to photographer's mount, signed in ink to mount by all nineteen members of the touring party who travelled by ship (Compton was a doubt, and travelled by air later), but includes Wilson who was added late to the tour party. Signatures are Hutton (Captain), May, Cowdrey, McConnon, Appleyard, Tyson, Loader, Graveney, Bailey (signed twice), Wilson, Edrich, Simpson, Statham, Evans, Andrew, Wardle, Bedser, Howard (Manager) and Duckworth (scorer and baggage). The photograph measures 8"x6", overall 12"x10". Slight fading to some signatures, wear and creasing to mount, the photograph in very good condition. Sold with an official mono photograph of the M.C.C. touring party to Australia 1958/59. Signature with dedication to the mount from Peter Loader. Overall 14.5"x12". G/VG. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
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George Herbert Hirst. Yorkshire & England 1891-1929. A fascinating scrapbook compiled by Hirst comprising press cuttings from the Yorkshire Observer and six large original mono press photographs all relating to the fourth Ashes Test, England v Australia, 20th-24th July 1934, each photograph loose mounted to the page. Some pages and photographs with handwritten titles in ink, presumably in Hirst's own hand. The newspaper articles covering each of the four days' play have all been written by Miss Mona. M. Greenwood, captain of the Yorkshire Women's Cricket XI and who was coached by Hirst who was clearly an admirer of her abilities as a tactician, leader and 'opening-wicket batswoman'. Accompanying the album are an official press pass and luncheon and tea ticket issued to Greenwood for the Test match, making her the first woman ever to be permitted access to the press box at Headingley. To the verso of the press pass Greenwood has written in ink, 'This was at Headingley- and I was asked by the Yorks. Observer to report on the match. Don Bradman was playing'. The press photographs show Wyatt and Woodfull tossing for innings; the Australians taking the field at the start of play, with 'MMG' inscribed to the photograph indicating Greenwood's seating position; Oldfield failing to stump Verity who had moved out of his crease; Bradman falling over while attempting 'a terrific hit'; a view from the stand of the match in progress; and a view of the flooded pitch on the final day's play. Each photograph measures 10"x8". Previously sold by Phillips as lot 250 in the sale of 29th October 1998. Odd minor faults to the photographs, paper wrappers of the album detached, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £500
Heavy rain on the final day very likely saved England from defeat. England scored 200 in their first innings with Australia replying with 584, Bradman scoring 304 and Ponsford 181. England were 229 for 6 in their second innings when the rain came and washed out the match
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Robert James Williams. Natal & South Africa 1930-1951. Mono postcard size press photograph of Williams, half length in tour blazer. Nicely signed in ink with dedication by Williams while on the South Africa tour to England, 1935. 4"x6". Pin holes to corners, small nick to top edge, otherwise a good image
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
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Imperial Cricket Conference, Lord's 1960. Original mono press photograph of Gubby Allen and Don Bradman in conversation, signed in ink to the photograph by Allen and Bradman, the Allen signature to the darker part of the photograph. Date stamped to verso 14th July 1960. 10"x8". Wear to left edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
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Herbert Vivian Page. Oxford University & Gloucestershire 1883-1895. Sepia circular candid-style photograph of Page, head and shoulders wearing a striped blazer and smoking a pipe. The photograph laid to photographer's mount. Signed in black ink to the mount by Page. The photograph measures 2.5" in diameter, overall 3.75"x4.25". Uneven trimming to the mount, the photograph in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
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Charles Burgess Fry. Oxford University, Sussex, London County, Hampshire & England 1892-1921. Mono candid photograph of Fry in later years standing full length. The photograph 2.25"x3.5" loose mounted to page. Signed in ink 'Charles B Fry' to page above photograph. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
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John Lindsay Guise. Middlesex & Oxford University 1922-1934. Sepia studio portrait photograph of Guise, head and shoulders wearing formal attire. Nicely signed in black ink by Guise. The photograph is laid to tightly trimmed mount, 4"x5.75". Photographer unknown. Slight silvering to the darker areas, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
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George Marshall Louden. Essex 1912-1927. Sepia studio portrait photograph of Louden, head and shoulders wearing Essex cap and blazer. Nicely signed in black ink by Louden. The photograph is laid to tightly trimmed mount, 4"x5.75". Photographer unknown. Silvering to the darker areas, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
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India tour to England 1952. Mono candid photograph of Roy and Gaekwad walking out to bat for India. Signed to the photograph by both players. Match unknown. 3.25"x4.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £22
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William Ewat Astill, Leicestershire & England 1906-1939, and Edward Alfred Watts, Surrey 1933-1949. Original mono photograph of Astill and Watts walking together playing golf, location unknown. Nicely signed in ink by both. 4.75"x6.5". Adhesive marks to verso, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
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Albert Charles Russell. Essex & England 1908-1930. Original mono press photograph of Russell, head and shoulders wearing cricket attire and blazer. Nicely signed in ink by Russell. 6"x7.75". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £42
During the 1922/23 M.C.C. tour to South Africa Russell became the first player to score a century in each innings of a Test match
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Joseph Harold Anthony 'Joe' Hulme. Middlesex 1929-1939. Original mono press photograph of Hulme, full length in fielding pose. Nicely signed in ink with dedication by Hulme. 6"x8". Tape repairs to two tears, creasing and some staining, otherwise a nice image
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £10
Hulme also played football for Blackburn Rovers, Arsenal, Huddersfield Town and England
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Denis Charles Scott Compton. Middlesex & England 1936-1958. Original mono photograph of Compton, half length in classic 'Brylcreem' batting pose. Nicely signed in ink by Compton. 6.25"x8.5". Some creasing, otherwise a good image in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £65
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Pelham Francis 'Plum' Warner. Oxford University, Middlesex & England 1894-1920. Original mono press photograph of Warner in batting action playing a shot to leg. Nicely signed in ink by Warner. 5.25"x7". Adhesive marks to verso, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
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Errol Reginald Thorold Holmes. Oxford University, Surrey and England 1924-1955. Original mono press photograph of Holmes in batting action for Oxford University c1925/1927. Nicely signed in ink by Holmes. 6.5"x8.5". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
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Douglas Vivian Parson Wright. Kent and England 1932-1957. Original sepia press photograph of Wright having just bowled Derek Shackleton of Hampshire to complete a hat-trick in the match Kent v Hampshire at Canterbury, 30th July- 1st August 1949. Signed in ink to the photograph by Wright and Shackleton, also by the Kent wicket-keeper Godfrey Evans and Arthur Fagg. The photograph measures 6"x7.5", laid down to card with original typed press caption below. Surface wear to top portion of the photograph, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £85
Kent beat Hampshire by an innings and 28 runs, Wright taking eleven wickets in the match
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Reginald Thomas David 'Reg' Perks. Worcestershire & England 1930-1955. Original mono press photograph of Perks in bowling action probably late 1930s. Signed in ink with dedication to the photograph by Perks. 6.5"x8.5". Pin holes to corners, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £60
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Richard 'Dick' Howorth. Worcestershire & England 1933-1951. Original mono photograph of Howorth walking out to bat with Syd Brown (Middlesex) for M.C.C. v Yorkshire at Scarborough, 3rd-5th September 1947. Signed in ink to the photograph by Howorth. Photograph by Walkers Studio, Scarborough. 8.25"x6.25". Pin holes to corners, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £95
M.C.C. beat Yorkshire by 59 runs
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Roland Oliver 'Roly' Jenkins. Worcestershire & England 1938-1958. Original mono press photograph of Jenkins full length in bowling pose. Signed in ink to the photograph by Jenkins. 8"x10". Some creasing to top portion of the photograph, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
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Derbyshire C.C.C. 1960s/1970s. Four original mono press photographs of Derbyshire cricketers, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Mike Hendrick, Fred Rumsey, Les Jackson (also signed by Sonny Avery of Essex), and Maurice Hill. All approx. 6"x8". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
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Essex C.C.C. 1930s/1990s. Sixteen original mono press photographs of Essex cricketers, the majority in match action, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures include Trevor Bailey, Lee Irvine, Hopper Read (copy photograph), Barry Knight, Keith Fletcher, Brian Hardie, Doug Insole, Ken McEwan, Keith Pont, Derek Pringle, Nasser Hussain, Neil Foster etc. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £42
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Glamorgan C.C.C. 1950s/1970s. Six original mono press photographs of Glamorgan cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Peter Walker, Don Shepherd, Wilf Wooller (two different photographs), Ossie Wheatley and Len Muncer etc. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
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Gloucestershire C.C.C. 1950s/1980s. Eight original mono press photographs of Gloucestershire cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Arthur Milton, David Allen, Mike Proctor, David Shepherd, David Lawrence, David Graveney etc. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £45
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Hampshire C.C.C. 1920s/1970s. Six original sepia and mono press photographs of Hampshire cricketers in match action and one team photograph, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Charles Brutton, Jimmy Gray, Colin Ingleby-Mackenzie, Derek Shackleton, Barry Richards and Bob Stephenson. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Heavy creasing to the Brutton photograph, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £28
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Hampshire C.C.C. 1930s/1990s. Eight original sepia and mono press photographs of Hampshire cricketers in match action, portraits etc, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Dick Moore, Henry Horton, Charles Knott, Bob Stephenson, Peter Sainsbury Paul Terry, John Holder (as umpire) and Cardigan Connor. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
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Lancashire C.C.C. 1930s/1990s. Eleven original mainly mono press photographs of Lancashire cricketers in match action, portraits etc, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Bob Berry, Tommy Greenhough, Ken Higgs, Cyril Washbrook, Geoff Pullar, Brian Statham, Winston Place, Trevor Jesty, Frank Hayes, Mike Atherton and Paul Allot. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Odd faults to the earlier photographs, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £35
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Leicestershire C.C.C. 1950s/1980s. Ten original sepia and mono press photographs of Leicestershire cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Les Berry, Gerry Lester, Clive Inman, Brian Davison, Peter Marner, Barry Dudleston, Brian Booth, Gordon Parsons, James Whittaker and Nigel Briers. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Odd faults to the earlier photographs, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £32
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Middlesex C.C.C. 1940s/1970s. Nine original mono press photographs of Middlesex cricketers in match action, portraits, presentations etc, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Walter Robins, George Mann (signed to verso), John Murray, John Warr, Don Bennett, Jack Robertson, Alan Moss, Bill Edrich and Denis Compton. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Odd faults to the earlier photographs, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £55
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Middlesex C.C.C. 1950s/1990s. Fifteen original mono press photographs of Middlesex cricketers in match action, portraits, coaching etc, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures include Ted Clark, Denis Compton (signed to verso), Leslie Compton, Mike Selvey, John Murray, Fred Titmus, Maurice Hallam (Leicestershire), Harry Sharp, Laurie Gray, David Ling, Peter Parfitt, Hugh Pearman, Eric Russell etc. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Odd faults to the earlier photographs, some pin holes, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
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Northamptonshire C.C.C. 1950s/1990s. Eleven original mono press photographs of Northamptonshire cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are David Steele, Frank Tyson, Brian Reynolds (two signatures), Albert Lightfoot, Laurie Johnson, Robert Bailey, David Capel, Allan Lamb, David Ripley and Tony Penberthy. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Odd faults to the earlier photographs, some pin holes, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
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Nottinghamshire C.C.C. 1950s/1980s. Seven original mono press photographs of Nottinghamshire cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Reg Simpson, Garry Sobers, Derek Randall, Chris Broad, Paul Pollard, Mike Newell and Paul Johnson. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Odd faults to the earlier photographs, some pin holes, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
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Somerset C.C.C. 1950s/1990s. Eleven original mono press photographs of Somerset cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Peter Wight, Steve Wilkinson, Bill Alley, Roy Kerslake, Peter Wight, Allan Jones, Tony Clarkson, Mervyn Kitchen, Neil Mallender, Andy Caddick and Ian Botham. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £25
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Surrey C.C.C. 1920s/1960s. Seven original mono press and one copy photographs of Surrey cricketers in match action, in the nets etc, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Andy Sandham, Alf Gover, Arnold Long, Alec Bedser, Eric Bedser, Micky Stewart, Arthur McIntyre and Jim Laker. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Odd faults, otherwise G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £70
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Surrey C.C.C. 1960s/1990s. Nine original mono press (one copy) photographs of Surrey cricketers in match action etc, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are John Edrich, Peter May, Micky Stewart, Pat Pocock, Graham Monkhouse, Jon Robinson (two signatures), Alec Stewart and David Ward. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
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Sussex C.C.C. 1950s/1960s. Nine original mono press photographs of Sussex cricketers in match action, portraits, in the nets etc, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are David Sheppard, Arthur Gilligan (photographed in later years), Alan Oakman, Jim Parks junior, Ted Dexter, Ian Thomson, Jim Wood, Hubert Doggart and Michael Buss. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Some faults and pin holes, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
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Sussex C.C.C. 1950s/1960s. Seven original mono press photographs of Sussex cricketers in match action, portraits, in the nets etc, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Jim Parks junior, Alan Oakman, Tony Greig, Don Smith, Ian Thomson, Paul Parker and Alan Wells. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Pin holes to the Parks photograph, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
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Warwickshire C.C.C. 1970s/1990s. Seven original mono press photographs of Warwickshire cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Bob Willis, Dennis Amiss, David Brown, Alan Smith, Tim Munton, Roger Twose and Neil Smith. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
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Worcestershire C.C.C. 1940s/1960s. Five original sepia and mono press photographs of Worcestershire cricketers in match action etc, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Tom Graveney (two signatures), Len Coldwell, Peter Richardson and Charles Palmer. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. The Palmer photograph laid down to mount. Odd faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £55
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Worcestershire C.C.C. 1960s/1990s. Twelve original mono press photographs of Worcestershire cricketers in match action, portraits etc, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Ron Headley, Tim Curtis, Norman Gifford, John Inchmore, Jim Cumbes, David Smith, Phil Newport, Phil Neale, Graeme Hick, Damian D'Oliveira etc. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1940s/1980s. Nine original mono mainly press photographs of Yorkshire cricketers in match action, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Frank Smailes, Vic Wilson, Ray Illingworth, Geoff Boycott, Fred Trueman, Barry Leadbeater (umpiring), Martyn Moxon, Doug Padgett, Arthur McIntyre (Surrey) and Kevin Sharp. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
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Yorkshire C.C.C. 1950s/1990s. Nine original mono mainly press photographs of Yorkshire cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Vic Wilson, Jimmy Binks, Don Brennan, Chris Old, Brian Close, Barrie Leadbeater, Arnold Long (Surrey), Kevin Sharp, Richard Stemp and Peter Hartley. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Some faults to earlier photographs, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
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England 1940s/1960s. Sixteen original sepia and mono mainly press photographs of England cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Trevor Bailey, Alec Bedser, Bob Berry, Denis Compton, Colin Cowdrey, Ken Cranston, Godfrey Evans, Ken Higgs, Jim Parks, Fred Titmus, Don Kenyon, Peter Richardson, Reg Simpson, Fred Trueman, Cyril Washbrook, Charlie Barnett and Len Hutton. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Some faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
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England 1950s/1980s. Eleven original sepia and mono mainly press photographs of England cricketers in match action, portraits etc, each signed by the featured player(s). Signatures are Frank Hayes, Ted Dexter, Brian Close, Tom Graveney, Peter May, Geoff Boycott, John Edrich, Graham Gooch, Derek Underwood, John Emburey, Alan Knott, John Lever, Arthur Milton, Mike Smith, John Snow and Ian Redpath (Australia). Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
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England 1970s/1990s. Nineteen original mono press photographs of England cricketers in match action, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Tony Greig, Chris Tavare (two signatures), Jack Russell, Derek Randall, Derek Pringle, Chris Old, Brian Luckhurst, David Lloyd, Allan Lamb, David Gower, Keith Fletcher, John Emburey, Graham Dilley, Ian Botham, Dennis Amiss, Mike Atherton, Tim Curtis and Phillip DeFreitas. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £65
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West Indies 1960s/1990s. Seven original mono press photographs of West Indies cricketers in match action, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Garry Sobers, Viv Richards, Clive Lloyd, Collis King, Carl Hooper, Ron Headley and Desmond Haynes. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £85
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New Zealand 1940s/1970s. Five original mono mainly press photographs of New Zealand cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are John Reid (two signatures), Eric Gillott, Merv Walters and Bruce Taylor. Various sizes, 8.5"x6.5" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
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South Africa 1930s/1970s. Five original mono mainly press photographs of South Africa cricketers in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Eric Rowan, Jackie McGlew, Graeme Pollock, Michael Melle and Pat Trimborn. Various sizes, 8"x6.25" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
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England v India 1946. Excellent original official mono photograph of the England team standing and seated in rows wearing cricket attire for the third Test, The Oval 17th-20th August 1946. Signed in ink to the photograph by all eleven players. Signatures are Hammond (Captain), Hutton, Washbrook, Fishlock, Compton, Hammond, Edrich, Langridge, Smith, Evans, Bedser and Gover. The photograph measures 19.5"x7.5", laid down to photographers mount, overall 16.25"x14.25". Some fading to signatures but all legible. Staining to mount, the photograph in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
The third and final Test of the series was drawn with no play possible on the final day. England won the series 1-0
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'Sheffield Park v St. Wilfrids, 1886'. Original official sepia photograph of the Sheffield Park team and officials seated and standing in rows, the players in cricket attire. Printed title to lower border of mount. The photograph by E. Hawkins & Co, Brighton, measures 11.5"x9.25". Laid down photographers mount, overall 17.5"x13.5". An excellent period image in very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £40
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'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, Durston, 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. Sold with a further official team photograph of Cahn's 1937 tour to Ceylon and Malaysia. 11.5"x7", laid to photographer's mount, overall 18"x14". Some creasing to mount, the photograph in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
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Richard Moor Bell. London County 1902-1904. Original large mono photograph of the luncheon given for the All India Cricket Team by the Royal Empire Society held at the Hotel Victoria 22nd April 1936. Captions in red ink to the photograph indicate the seating positions of C.B. Fry, R.M. Bell and Jack Hobbs. Also captioned are Sir A. Weigall, 'Captain of Indian team' and Lord Hailsham. To verso a handwritten description in ink in Bell's own hand describing the event, 'I sat next to Jack Hobbs, C.B. Fry, Sir Henry Galway (late Governor of S. Australia), Jehangir Khan etc.' Nicely signed by Bell. The photograph by Messrs. Rawood Ltd of London. 17.5"x9.5". Very light creasing, otherwise in very good condition. Sold with a similar photograph of a dinner held on New Zealand Day, 6th February 1939, held at the Savoy Hotel. Inscription to verso in ink states, 'I went as a guest of Gavin D. Lishman'. Photograph by F.A. Swaine, London. 18"x10". VG. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Bell was a noted cricketer in London Club cricket, playing for Sutton C.C. for forty years
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'Cavalier Cricket Touring Team 1960. South Africa and the Federation'. Official mono photograph of the Cavalier team seated and standing in rows in cricket attire. Thirteen signatures to the photograph of Richie Benaud (captain), Bobby Simpson, Len Maddocks (Australia), Ray Illingworth, M.J.K. Smith, Geoff Pullar, Alan Moss, Norm O'Neill, Tom Graveney, Brian Statham, Fred Trueman (England), Ken Funston (South Africa) and the manager R.A. Roberts. Lacking the signature of Ken Barrington. Printed title and players' names to mount borders. The photograph by Bobby Keartland measures 11"x7.5", laid to photographer's mount, overall 15"x12". Pin hole to top centre of mount, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
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J.H. Dodgson. 'Yorkshire Evening Post' cartoonist 1900/1920's. Original pen and ink cartoon drawing by Dodgson, using his pseudonym 'Kester', and featuring the 'Yorkshire Tyke'. This cartoon features the 'Yorkshire Tyke' prominently with title 'Yorkshire Evening Post Top Scorer'. The Tyke is pictured to centre in batting mode with a group of three Yorkshire players watching including George Hirst and Wilfred Rhodes. To borders, the Tyke is featured playing golf, tennis, wicket-keeping and as a country gentleman. To lower border he is famously portrayed in a motor bike and sidecar, the Tyke driving and George Hirst in the side car (this depiction features greatly in Dodgon's work). The cartoon signed 'Kester'. The cartoon drawn, circa 1910/1912, on a page measuring approximately 5"x8.25". G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £30
Dodgson, using his pseudonym 'Kester', and featuring the 'Yorkshire Tyke' giving a forthright commentary on local affairs for twenty five years in the Yorkshire Evening Post making 'Kester' a well known figure in the Leeds area. Dodgson died in 1953, aged 80.

The Yorkshire Tyke appears in every one of the cartoon drawn by Dodgson is normally dressed in archetypal flat cap, scarf and with trousers tied at the knee. He is normally portrayed smoking or holding a pipe which is always pointing downwards

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