Boxing

Lot 1449:
Lot 1449
Muhammad Ali v Henry Cooper 1966. Official programme for the World Heavyweight Championship fight held at Arsenal Stadium, Highbury on 21st May 1966. Also a colour insert for the fight featuring both Ali and Cooper 'Presented by Boxing Illustrated. G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
Withdrawn
Hammer price: withdrawn
Lot 1450:
Lot 1450
'Boxing Memories' by Peter Wilson. 78rpm record. To one side is the commentary by Howard Marshall of the Eric Boon v Arthur Danaher fight, 23rd February 1939 and to the other commentary of the Len Harvey v Freddie Mills fight of the 20th Jun 1942 at White Hart Lane by Raymond Glendenning. In paper sleeve. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
The Eric Boon v Arthur Danaher fight was the first occasion that the B.B.C. had been permitted to televise a boxing match and also the first time a transmission had been shown live to a paying audience in cinemas
Lot 1451:
Lot 1451
'An Evening at the National Sporting Club' 1907. Original boxing photogravure after William Howard Robinson depicting 'Peerless Jim' Driscoll and Jim Bowker in the ring before the British Featherweight Championship in 1907, with a large crowd of gentlemen in attendance. The photogravure with modern overmount so it is not known if it is signed by the artist, framed and glazed in modern frame, overall 39"x25". Previously sold by Graham Budd auctions in 2012. Some surface marks otherwise In g ood condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold

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