Cricket Photographs

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Charles John Barnett. Gloucestershire & England 1927-1948. M.C.C. tour of India 1933-1934. Two unique photograph albums compiled by Barnett from the tour. The first album, titled to front cover in ink by Barnett: 'Book 1. Indian Tour 1933-34 'Up to Bombay' contains over 100 photographs laid out by Barnett to the pages of the album with captions in Barnetts own hand. Most are original photographs taken by Barnett, some are official team photographs. The entire tour is covered including the social side of the tour. Photographs include a full page team photograph, with Jardine (Captain), in blazers, Tangiers, Aden, Levett, Bakewell & Mitchell touring Gibralter, Jardine's welcome in Karachi, play in progress on the matting at Karachi, the Khyber Pass, Lahore, Maharajah of Patiala and team at Amritsar, Patiala Junior & Senior with Jardine, the M.C.C. and Delhi teams, Jam Sahib Ranji & Valentine, Jardine & Ranji, match in progress at Rajkot with Barnett scoring a four off Amarsingh, Tiger Shoot etc. The second album, titled to front cover in ink by Barnett: 'Book 2. Indian Tour 1933-34 'Bombay to Malta', is similar in format to the first book with over 100 photographs, Jardine & C.K. Nayunda, scenes from the 1st Bombay Test including Valentine 136 in first Test match, Jardine 60, Verity and Elliott walking out to bat on the 3rd day, Gregory & Langridge smoking a water pipe at Benares, Taj Mahal, the Madras 3rd Test with views of the pavilion, Bakwell (83) and Walters 59 opening for England, Levett and Walters watching the cricket from a large sofa in the pavilion, Verity and Barnett at Colombo, Verity and Barnett in bathing suits in Galle, John Human and Major Ricketts (Manager), official fixtures & travelling schedule, off duty shots of Barnett, Verity and other members of the team. The two albums, each with seventeen double sided pages, are in good condition with a little wear around the edges, two pages loose. The photographs vary in size from 3.5"x2.5" to 8"x6.5". A unique, informative and fascinating insight to this early tour of India. Previously sold by Knights in the early 2000's
Estimate: £800/1200
Hammer price: £1800
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Charles John Barnett. Gloucestershire & England 1927-1948. M.C.C. tour of India 1933-1934. 'Their Excellencies. The Viceroy & Vicereine's and H.E. Sir Malcolm & Lady Hailey's Visits to Vizianagram Palace, Benares and Vizianagram XI v M.C.C. January 1934. Official photograph album, printed by Goras Studio, Benares presented to Barnett as a member of the team. Fifty real photographs with printed captions beneath. The front cover is printed with images of the cricket ground, and smaller cameo images of Vizianagram and Jardine. Photographs within include Sir Malcolm Hailey and Lady Hailey with members of the Vizianagram and M.C.C. teams outside the Palace, the Vizianagram Palace grounds with a view of the ground with match in progress, the cricket pavilions of M.C.C. and Vizianagram XI, various scenes of the match including Vizianagram winning the toss, M.C.C. and the umpires entering the field, Wazir Ali & Palia walking out to bat, Jack Hobbs in the Press tent, Vizzy batting, scenes of the crowded stands, Yuvaraj of Patiala wearing pads, Vizianagram XI in the field, Barnett and Bakewell walking out to open the innings, Jardine leading his team out on to the field (all wearing pithe helmets), Bill Hitch wearing a suit, the end of match scoreboard, crowd scenes on Vizianagram XI winning the match, players being mobbed etc. This was England's only defeat on the tour. The album, with seventeen pages, is in good condition with a little wear around the edges. The photographs vary in size from 4.5"x3.5" to 11"x8.5". A unique, informative and fascinating insight in to this early tour of India. Previously sold by Knights in the early 2000's
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £400
Vizianagram XI beat M.C.C. by fourteen runs, Vizianagram XI batting first made 124 with C.S. Nayudu top scoring with 31no, Townsend taking 5-30, in reply M.C.C. made 111 all out with Valentine top scoring with 53, Nissar taking 6-60. In their second innings Vizianagram XI made 140 with the Yuvaraj of Patiala making 44, Verity taking 4-39 and Vizianagram XI won the match by bowling M.C.C. out for 139, Jardine top scoring with 36, Nayudu taking four and Nissar and Ramji taking three wickets
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Charles George Macartney. New South Wales & Australia 1905-1926. 'Australian tour of England 1909'. Excellent selection of six mono photographs taken on the tour. Three of the photographs feature groups of players on board the Orient liner 'Orontes', the ship that brought them to England. The first photograph features a group of players wearing suits, tour boaters and panama hats on deck, some standing, some sitting on the ships railings. Players include Bardsley, Carter, O'Connor, Ransford etc. The second photograph features a group of passengers on deck including Cotter and Whitty and the third features ten of the touring party standing in a line on deck wearing tour boaters and top hats, players include O'Connor, Ferguson, Macartney, Gregory, Bardsley, Carkeek, McAlister, Trumper, Cotter, Carter etc. The other photographs feature W.G. Grace wearing cricket attire, blazer and panama hat sitting with a group inside a marquee, a group of players and visitors to 'John O'Groats House Hotel' posing at what is presumably the signpost, probably taken when playing the second to last match at Inverness in September 1909 and the last image shows Monty Noble and Hopkins wearing pithe helmets standing in what appears to be a mine in Colombo, the team played a further match in Ceylon on the journey home. Each photograph measures 7"x5" and all are annotated to the verso. Good condition. These rare photographs are from the collection of Charlie Macartney, a member of the touring party
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £330
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William Gilbert Grace. Large impressive sepia 'Woodburytype process' photograph of Grace, three quarter length, wearing cricket whites and holding a cricket bat under his arm. The photograph laid down to official photographer's mount with printers name to lower border. Barraud of London 1888. Produced as part of a series of photographs of famous actors, authors and other celebrities of the day with accompanying biographies. The photograph measures 7"x9.5" and overall with the mount 10.25"x14.25". Excellent image. Sold with the rarely seen four page biography of Grace which accompanied the photograph and a mono postcard of Grace at Trent Bridge, Hartmann series 1388. G/VG
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £80
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'The Australian Twelve [1878]'. Small original photograph of the team, with title 'The Australian Twelve' and players' names printed label affixed to mount. Players names include Gregory, Bannerman, Spofforth, Blackham, Murdoch, Boyle, Horan etc. The photograph measures 3.5"x2.25", mounted framed and glazed 9.25"x8.25". Rare
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
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Alfred Percy 'Tich' Freeman. Kent & England 1914-1936. 'M.C.C. Australian Tour 1928-29'. Large official mono photograph of the M.C.C. touring team to Australia, seated and standing in rows, wearing tour blazers. The photograph laid down to official photographers mount with title to top border and players names neatly handwritten in ink to lower border. Players include A.P.F. 'Percy' Chapman (Captain), Toone (Manager) White, Jardine, Hobbs, Ames, Leyland, Larwood. Duckworth, Mead, Tate, Freeman, Hammond, Ames, Staples, Toone (Manager), Sutcliffe etc. Framed and glazed, in original frame. The photograph measures 23"x19" overall. Very minor surface mark to image otherwise in good/very good condition. The back of the frame marked 'A.P.F.' in pencil. Presumably this was Tich Freeman's copy of the tour photograph
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: unsold
England won the series by four Tests to one
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'Surrey County Cricket Club. The Oval'. Charles H. Parker 1911. Large and impressive engraving of the pavilion at the Oval featuring prominent players and officials past and present standing on pitch, sitting in the pavilion and above in the first floor of the stand. 'Painted and Published by C.H. Parker, 17 New Oxford Street. July 1911' and 'Engraved by The Reproduction Art Co Ltd'. In period frame which measure 43"x28.75". Some age toning, minor surface wear otherwise on good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
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'Surrey 1937'. Excellent original mono photograph of the Surrey team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire. Nicely signed in black ink to the photograph by all twelve players. Players and signatures include Holmes (Captain), Sandham, Fishlock, Gover, Parker, Barling, Gregory etc. The photograph measures approx 11.25"x9.25", mounted, framed and glazed in modern frame and mount, overall 16.5"x14.5". Photographer unknown. VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
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North v South, Scarborough 1950. Original mono photograph of the 'South' team standing in front of the cricket pavilion. The photograph very nicely signed in ink to image by all eleven players featured including Insole (Cpt), Graveney, Edrich, Griffiths, Bailey, Young, Fishlock, Ray Smith, Willie Jones etc. 10"x5.25". Photograph by Walkers Studios. Sold with a similar unsigned original mono photograph of the Gentlemen team at Scarborough 1952 by Walker Studios, featuring Yardley (Captain), Insole, Brennan, Robins, May, Simpson, Bailey, Edrich etc. Qty 2. VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £70
The South won by three wickets
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Gentlemen v Players, Scarborough 1931. Suberb original mono photograph of members of the Gentleman team, wearing blazers, sitting on the benches in the pavilion at Scarborough watching the game. The players featured are N. Haig (Middlesex), E.W. Dawson (Leicestershire), K.S. Duleepsinhji, F.W. Gilligan (both Sussex), V.W.C. Jupp, in batting pads (Northamptonshire) and M.J. Turnbull (Glamorgan). Each players has signed the photograph in black ink over their image, excellent signatures. The photograph measures 8"x6". Photograph by Walkers Studio of Scarborough. Excellent image. VG
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £160
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Australia tour to England 1953. Excellent original mono photograph of Arthur Morris and Graeme Hole walking out to bat for Australians v T.N. Pearce's XI at Scarborough, 9th-11th September 1953. Nicely signed in blue ink to the photograph by Morris. Photograph by Walkers Studio of Scarborough. 6.5"x8.25". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
The Australians won the match by two wickets, Morris scoring 20 and 70, Hole 52 and 26. The match was notable for 34 sixes being hit in the match, with Benaud hitting four consecutively off Tattersall in their second innings in which he made 135. Opening the batting Morris and Benaud put on 163 in 90 minutes for the first wicket. 55,000 attended the match
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Ken Barrington and John Edrich 1965. Original mono press photograph of Barrington and Edrich walking off the pitch at tea on the first day of the third Test, England v New Zealand, Headingley 8th-13th July 1965, with Edrich on 129no and Barrington 111no. Signed to the photograph in blue ink by both players. Light creasing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £80
Edrich went on to make 310no, his highest first-class score, with Barrington making 163 out of a total of 546-4 declared. England won the match by an innings and 187 runs
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England v India 1952. Original mono press photograph of the England team, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire, at The Oval for the fourth Test, 14th-19th August 1952. The photograph is nicely signed in ink by all eleven players. Signatures are Hutton (Captain), Trueman, Watson, Lock, Graveney, Sheppard, May, Ikin, Evans, A. Bedser and Laker. Alec Bedser's initials 'AVB' in ink to verso. 8"x6". Pins holes to corners, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £170
In a rain affected match no play was possible on the third and fifth days of the final Test of the series and the match ended in a draw. Top scorer in the match was David Sheppard with 119. India in their only innings were bowled out for 98 with Bedser and Trueman taking five wickets apiece
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Glamorgan C.C.C. c1960. Twelve mono real photograph plain back postcards by Sporting Handbooks Ltd of Glamorgan players. Each postcard is signed to the photograph by the featured player, with two signed additionally to verso. Signatures are Pressdee, Ward, Shepherd, D. Evans, Devereux, Dai Davies, Hedges, Parkhouse, Walker, Clarke, Wooller and McConnon. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £95
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Cricket at Cardiff Arms Park c1905. Early original sepia photograph of Glamorgan, then a minor county, playing at Cardiff Arms Park. The match in progress with ladies and gentlemen sitting watching in the foreground and the new large and lavish pavilion plus the rugby posts to the background. The photograph measures 8"x5.5". Odd nicks and faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £110
Glamorgan won the Minor Counties Championship in 1900
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Bill Woodfull and Don Bradman. Australia tour to England 1930. Original sepia photograph of Woodfull and Bradman walking down the pavilion steps to bat for Australia. Match unknown. Signed to the photograph in black ink by both players. The photograph measures 9.5"x7.5" laid to photographer's mount which is roughly and tightly trimmed. Light surface marks, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £280
This was Bradman's first tour to England on which he scored 2960 runs at an average of 98.66 with a top score of 334 achieved in the third Test at Headingley
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'England's Twelve Champion Cricketers Photographed on board ship at Liverpool Sept. 7th 1859'. Original sepia photograph of George Parr's team for the first England overseas cricket tour. The photograph features the players in cricket attire holding bats and balls on board ship at Liverpool on the 7th September 1859. Players include Parr, Caffyn, Wisden, Caesar, Lillywhite, Stephenson, Lockyer, Jackson etc. Printed title and players' names to lower border. The photograph by T.H. Hennah of Hennah & Kent, Brighton measures approx. 11"x9, mounted overall 16.5"x14.5". Published by W.H. Mason, Brighton, dated 2nd October 1859. Marks and damage to the image, tear, loss and foxing to the mount
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £70
The 1859 tour to the United States and Canada was the first undertaken overseas. The team was drawn from members of the All England and United England Elevens, and captained jointly by George Parr and John Wisden
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'Lord Sheffield's Eleven at Sheffield Park, August 26 & 27, 1881'. Original sepia photograph of Lord Sheffield's team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire for the match v A. Shaw's XI, 26th-27th August 1881. Players featured include Emmett, Pinder, Ulyett, Eills, Greenfield, Lockwood, Gilbert etc. The photograph by Hennah & Kent, Brighton, measures 10"x8", laid to photographer's mount with printed players' names and title to lower border, overall 16"x13". G/VG
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £140
Both teams were made up of players who played first class county cricket, a good number of whom also represented England in Test matches. Notable players in Lord Sheffield's XI included G. Ulyett (Yorkshire, 25 matches for England), T. Emmett (Yorkshire, 7 for England), E. Peate (Yorkshire, 9 for England), R.T. Ellis (Sussex), F.F.J. Greenfield (Sussex), E. Lockwood , G. Pinder (Yorkshire), J.T.D.B. Platts, and W. Mycroft (Derbyshire). The Shaw XI included W. Bates (Yorkshire, 15 matches for England), W.H. Scotton (Nottinghamshire, 15 for England), William Gunn (Nottinghamshire, 11 for England), John Selby (Nottinghamshire, 6 for England), Mordecai Sherwin (Nottinghamshire, 3 for England), also William Oscroft (Nottinghamshire), Thomas Foster (Derbyshire), Irwin Grimshaw, Walter Wright (Nottinghamshire & Kent), and William Clarke (Nottinghamshire & Middlesex). Lord Sheffield's XI won by four wickets. Scotton was top scorer in the match with 50 in Shaw's second innings. Peate took nine wickets in the match for Lord Sheffield's XI
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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, 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: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
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'Bodyline'. 'M.C.C. Team- Australian Tour- 1932-33'. Large and impressive official mono photograph of the M.C.C. touring party who toured Australia in 1932/33. The team, standing and seated in rows, wearing M.C.C. touring blazers and cricket attire. The photograph laid down to official photographers mount with title to top border and names of players printed to lower border. Players include Jardine (Captain), Duckworth, Nawab of Pataudi, Leyland, Larwood, Paynter, Ames, Verity, Voce, Bowes, Brown, Tate, Sutcliffe, Wyatt, Allen, Hammond etc. The photograph by 'Sydney Mail Photo'. The photograph measures 15.5"x12", laid to photographer's mount, overall 24"x19". Excellent image of this infamous tour. Very good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £160
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'M.C.C. Team- Australian Tour- 1936-37'. Large and impressive official mono photograph of the M.C.C. touring party who toured Australia in 1936/37. The team, standing and seated in rows, wearing M.C.C. touring blazers and cricket attire. The photograph laid down to official photographers mount with title to top border and names of players printed to lower border. Players include Allen (Captain), Fishlock, Fagg, Hardstaff, Verity, Farnes, Voce, Ames, Hammond, Robins, Wyatt, Leyland, Duckworth etc. The photograph by 'Sydney Mail Photo'. The photograph measures 15"x12", laid to photographer's mount, overall 23"x19". An excellent image in very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
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Australia tour to England 1956. Large and impressive official mono photograph of the Australia touring party who toured England in 1956. The team, standing and seated in rows, wearing touring blazers and cricket attire. The photograph laid down to official photographers mount with title to top border and names of players printed to lower border. Players include Johnson (Captain), Langley, Lindwall, Miller, Harvey, Benaud, Craig, Burge, Maddocks, Wilson etc with an inset of Davidson. The photograph by 'The Sport & General Press Agency', London, measures 12"x9.5", laid to photographer's mount, overall 20"x15.5". Some creasing and bumping to mount corners, the photograph in very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
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M.C.C. tour to Australia 1965/66. A good selection of ten large original mono press photographs of action from the 1965/66 Ashes Test series. Photographs features the Captains, M.J.K. Smith and Brian Booth, tossing for innings before the first Test at Brisbane, Doug Walters reaching his century and Ian Redpath falling for the first wicket in the first Test, Titmus pulling Vievers in the second Test at Melbourne, Walters being caught by Parks of Brown for 0, fourth Test at Adelaide, Barrington, Titmus, Smith, Griffiths, Cowdrey and Ikin inspecting the wicket at Melbourne before play, Titmus playing a cover drive off McKenzie at Adelaide, Smith being bowled by Vievers at Adelaide etc. The majority 12"x10". Sold with a mono photograph of Hutton playing a drive. Plus an official mono photograph of the first Australia cricket team to tour West Indies, 1955 etc. Qty 13. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
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Brian Alexander Johnston. British cricket commentator, author and radio and television presenter. Portrait of Brian Johnston. Fine, head and shoulders, portrait of Brian Johnston by Leon Mannings. The photograph signed to border by Leon Mannings and dated 1992. Framed and glazed. Overall 18"x22". There is a label to the back of the frame which advises that 'This is an archival quality art print approved and signed by the artist. The portrait was taken in 1992 and this print made in 1994. Hand printed on fibrepaper the print has been toned with selenium'. Signed by Mannings. The original is held at the National Portrait Gallery. Johnston died in January 1994, aged 81 years. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 749:
Lot 749
M.C.C. tour of Australia 1924/1925. Large official mono photograph of the M.C.C. team who toured Australia, seated and standing in rows and wearing official tour sweaters with printed title to top border 'M.C.C. Australian Tour 1924-25'. The photograph laid down to photographer's mount and nicely signed in black ink to lower border by all eighteen members of the touring party featured including the Manager F.C. Toone. Signatures are Arthur Gilligan (Cpt), Tyldesley, Tate, Whysall, Chapman, Douglas, Hobbs, Woolley, Sutcliffe, Freeman, Hendren, Kilner, Hearne, Strudwick, Bryan, Sandham and Howell. The photograph measures 15"x11.75", mounted and framed, overall 24.5"x19.5". Minor wear to top left hand corner of mount otherwise in very good condition with good bright signatures. A rare signed photograph from this tour
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: unsold
Australian won the series by four tests to one
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Lot 750
M.C.C. 1956/57. Official black and white photograph of the M.C.C. team who toured South Africa in 1956/57, seated and standing in rows and wearing M.C.C. sweaters. The photograph is laid down to official photographers mount. Nicely signed in ink to side borders by thirteen members of the touring party featured. Players' signatures are Lock, Wardle, Cowdrey, Oakman, Statham, Loader, Evans, Richardson, Taylor, Tyson, and Laker. Also signed by Dalton (masseur) and Duckworth (baggage master). Title 'M.C.C. Team. South African 1956-1957' and players names printed to lower border of mount. Photograph by Cape Times. The photograph measures 11.75"x9.75", mounted, framed and glazed, overall 23"x18,5". VG
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
The series was drawn 2-2
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Lot 751
M.C.C. tour to South Africa 1964/65. Official mono photograph of the M.C.C. team, seated and standing in rows and wearing M.C.C. touring blazers. The photograph is laid down to official photographers mount. Fully signed in ink to side and bottom borders of mount by all nineteen members of the touring party featured. Signatures include M.J.K. Smith, Dexter, Barrington, Titmus, Parkes, Price, Barber, Parfitt, Brearley, Boycott etc. Title 'M.C.C. tour of South Africa 1964/65' and players names printed to lower border of mount. The photograph measures 10"x8" and overall 15"x12". Fading to the signature of Parfitt, light creasing to mount, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
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M.C.C. tours 1950/51, 1956/57 and 1958/59. Three official mono team photographs of the touring parties to Australia and New Zealand 1950/51, to South Africa 1956/57, and Australia and New Zealand 1958/59. Each photograph is laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Each framed and glazed, overall approx 16"x14". Minor staining to the 1956/57 mount, the others in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 753:
Lot 753
'M.C.C. tour to India, Sri Lanka & Australia 1976-1977'. Official mono photograph of the full M.C.C. party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Players featured include Greig (Captain), Brearley, Fletcher, Knott, Underwood, Randall, Amiss, Woolmer, Old, Willis, Lever etc. The photograph by Bristol Photo, Bombay, measures 10"x8". Laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Framed and glazed, overall 16.75"x13". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 754:
Lot 754
'England tour to Pakistan & New Zealand 1977-78'. Official colour photograph of the full M.C.C. party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Signed to the mount borders by all seventeen players. Signatures include Brearley (Captain), Boycott, Taylor, Hendrick, Willis, Old, Gatting, Lever, Edmonds, Botham, Randall etc. Also signed by Saulez (scorer) and Thomas (assistant manager). Lacking the signature of the Manager, Ken Barrington. Photographer unknown, but taken in Pakistan. 11.25"x8.25". Laid down to official photographer's mount with M.C.C. colours, printed title and players' names to borders. Mounted, overall 17"x12". G/VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
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Lot 755
England tour to Australia and New Zealand 1982/83. Official colour photograph of the full M.C.C. party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Signed to the mount borders by all twenty members of the touring party. Players' signatures include Willis (Captain), Gower, Botham, Randall, Taylor, Marks, Jackman, Fowler, Cowans, Pringle, Tavare, Miller, Lamb etc. Includes the signature of Trevor Jesty who had joined the tour as a replacement for the injured Randall. 10"x7", laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Mounted, framed and glazed overall 18.75"x15.5". VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £80
Lot 756:
Lot 756
England tour to Fiji, New Zealand and Pakistan 1983/84. Official colour photograph of the full England party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Signed to the mount borders by nineteen members of the touring party. Players' signatures include Gower, Botham, Randall, Taylor, Lamb, Gatting, Tavare, Dilley, Foster, Cowans, Fowler, Marks etc. Lacking the signature of the captain, Bob Willis. 9.5"x7.75", laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Mounted, framed and glazed overall 15"x12". G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 757:
Lot 757
England tour to Australia 1986/87. Official colour photograph of the full England party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Fully signed to the mount borders by the twenty members of the touring party. Players' signatures include Gatting (Captain), Emburey, Gower, Botham, Edmonds, Lamb, French, DeFreitas, Dilley, Broad, Foster, Small, Slack, Athey etc. 10"x8", laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Window mounted, with printed description of the tour below, overall 16"x19". Light marks to the original mount, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
England won the Ashes in Australia 2-1 with two matches drawn
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Lot 758
England tour to West Indies 1990. Official colour photograph of the full England party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers, with an inset of Chris Lewis. Fully signed in pencil to the mount borders by all nineteen members of the touring party. Players' signatures include Gooch (Captain), Lamb, Larkins, Russell, Hemmings, DeFreitas, Stewart, Hussain, Fraser, Malcolm, Smith, Small, Capel etc. Lacking the signature of Ellcock who returned home injured without playing a game, to be replaced by Lewis. The photograph by Brooks-La Touche photography measures 10"x8". Laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders, overall 15"x13". VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
West Indies won the series 2-1 with one match drawn, and the second Test abandoned without a ball being bowled
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Lot 759
England tour to New Zealand 1991/92. Official colour photograph of the full England party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Fully signed in ink to the mount borders by all twenty members of the touring party. Players' signatures include Gooch (Captain), Lamb, Botham, Stewart, Smith, DeFreitas, Russell, Fairbrother, Ramprakash, Tufnell, Lawrence, Pringle, Hick, Reeve etc. The photograph by Graham Morris measures 9.5"x7". Laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Framed and glazed, overall 16"x13". VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
England won the three match series 2-0 with one Test drawn
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Lot 760
'England Tour to West Indies 1998'. Official colour photograph of the full England touring party, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Fully signed in pencil to the mount borders by all twenty three members of the party. Players' signatures include Atherton (Captain), Hussain, Stewart, Fraser, Russell, Ramprakash, Butcher, Caddick, Crawley, Croft, Hollioake, Thorpe, Tufnell etc. 10.75"x7.25". Printed title and players' names to borders. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 19.5"x15.5". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
West Indies won the Test series 3-1 with two matches drawn
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Lot 761
'England v Zimbabwe One Day International Series 2001'. Official colour photograph of the full England touring party to Zimbabwe, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire. Fully signed in pencil to the mount borders by all twenty two players and staff. Players' signatures include Hussain (Captain), Knight, Thorpe, Ramprakash, Trescothick, Hoggard, Collingwood, Silverwood, Sidebottom, Flintoff, Hollioake etc. Printed title and players' names to borders. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 22"x18". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
England won the series 5-0
Lot 762:
Lot 762
'England Test Squad v South Africa 2008'. Official colour photograph of the full England squad, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire. Fully signed in pencil to the mount borders by all twenty two players and staff. Players' signatures include Vaughan (Captain), Flintoff, Harmison, Strauss, Collingwood, Pietersen, Panesar, Anderson, Sidebottom, Broad, Cook etc. Printed title and players' names to borders. Overall 16.5"x11.5". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
South Africa won the four match Test series 2-1 with one match drawn
Lot 763:
Lot 763
Australia tour to England 1926. Original advertising poster/ show card for Jaeger with a mono printed photograph of the 1926 Australian touring party from an original by Bolland. Printed players names below with title 'The Australian Team are wearing only Jaeger Pure Wool Shirts, Sweaters, etc during their 1926 Tour'. Players featured include Collins (Captain), Bardsley, Macartney, Woodfull, Ponsford, Oldfield, Hendry, Ryder, Richardson etc. The poster measures approx 17"x11", framed and glazed, overall 12.25"x18.25". VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
The first four Tests were drawn. England won the final Test to clinch the series 1-0
Lot 764:
Lot 764
Australia tour to England 1930. Original advertising poster/ show card for Jaeger with a mono printed photograph of the 1926 Australian touring party from an original by Bolland. Printed players names below with titles to borders, 'The Australian Test Team in Jaeger Pure Wool'. Below, 'The Australian Test Team, 1930 are wearing Jaeger Shirts, Sweaters, Trousers, etc. specially supplied for the present tour'. Players featured include Woodfull (Captain), Ponsford, Bradman, Jackson, Richardson, Fairfax, Kippax, A'Beckett, Hornibrook, Grimmett, Oldfield etc. The poster measures approx 13"x16.5", framed and glazed, overall 14.5"x18". VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
Australia won the Ashes series 2-1 with two Tests drawn. Bradman, on his first tour to England, scored a record 974 runs in the Test series at an average of 139
Lot 765:
Lot 765
Don Bradman, Australia tour to England 1934. Official black and white photograph of the Australian team who toured Great Britain in 1934, seated and standing in rows and wearing tour blazers. The photograph measures 13.5"x 10.5" and is laid down. Nicely signed and inscribed to the bottom border 'To W. Thos Ward with appreciation and best wishes from Don Bradman'. Handwritten signature of the photographer 'Saxby'(?) to lower right corner. Minor foxing to border otherwise in very good condition. Framed and glazed, overall 16.75"x15.75". Excellent image with a very nice Bradman signature
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Thomas Watkins Ward co-founded the Sheffield company that manufactured 'Wardonia' razor blades and who sponsored the Australian touring team of 1934
Lot 766:
Lot 766
'Australians v North of Scotland, Grant Park, Forres, 14th & 15th September 1934'. Original official photograph of the two teams and officials, standing and seated in rows, the players wearing cricket attire including some blazers and caps. Players include Bradman, O'Reilly, Fleetwood-Smith, Ben Barnett, Wall, Kippax, Chipperfield, McCabe etc. The photograph laid down to photographers mount with title printed to lower border. The photograph by B. Wilken of Elgin measures 11.5"x8.5". Framed and glazed in contemporary frame, overall 21.5"x17". Very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £60
The Australians won by an innings and 20 runs. For Australia, O'Reilly took six wickets in the match, Wall five. O'Reilly top scored for Australia with 47. North of Scotland made 49 all out in their first innings, not one batsman got into double figures, Wigram top scored in the second innings batting at number nine he made 28no. Ian Peebles took 5-84 in Australia's only innings
Lot 767:
Lot 767
'20th Australian Team to Great Britain 1948'. Original official photograph of the Australian touring party, standing and seated in rows, the players wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. The photograph by Sport & General Press Agency, London is laid down to official photographer's mount, printed title and players names to top and lower borders. Signed in ink to the side borders by eighteen members of the touring party. Signatures include Bradman (Captain), Hassett, Saggers, Ring, Hamence, Johnson, Johnston, Miller, McCool etc. The signatures faded with some barely legible. The photograph measures 11.75"x9", laid to mount, overall 20"x15.5". Detachable modern window mount overlaid. Heavy water staining to the original mount partly affecting the image. Small surface damage to the photograph, otherwise in good condition. A nice image
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
On Bradman's final tour he famously required four runs in his final innings to leave him with a career Test batting average of 100, only for Eric Hollies to bowl him out second ball for nought, therefore finishing with a Test average of 99.94. Australia won the Ashes series 4-0 with one match drawn
Lot 768:
Lot 768
Australia v England 1954. Official mono photograph of the Australian team standing and seated in rows wearing cricket attire with Australian team blazers. Photograph laid down to photographers mount and headed with printed 'First Test- 1954 Series. Australia v England at Brisbane. November 1954'. Players names printed to lower border of mount. Players include Johnson, Miller, Lindwall, Harvey, Benaud, Morris, Davidson etc. The photograph by Sidney Riley of Brisbane measures 9.5"x7.5", laid to official photographer's mount with printed title and player's names to borders. Overall, 14.5"x12". Modern detachable mount overlaid. Foxing to original mount, the photograph in very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £85
Lot 769:
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Australia tours to England 1956 and 1964. Two official mono photographs of the Australian touring parties, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. The 1956 photograph by Sport and General Press Agency, London, features Johnson (Captain), Miller, Harvey, Benaud, Lindwall, Langley, Craig, Burge, Maddox etc. 11.75"x9.5", laid down to official photographer's mount, with printed title and players' names on labels laid down to the mount borders. Overall 15.5"x15.5". Heavy water staining and pin holes to the mount, some surface dents to the photograph, otherwise a good image. Modern detachable mount overlaid. The 1964 photograph features Simpson (Captain), Lawry, Grout, O'Neill, Booth, Burge, Jarman, Veivers, Connolly, McKenzie, Redpath etc. 11.75"x10", laid to mount with printed title and players' names laid down. Framed and glazed, overall 23.5"x20". Signed with dedication to the top left corner of the mount by the tour manager, Ray Steele. G/VG. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 770:
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Australia tours to England 1977 and 1979. Two official mono photographs of the Australian touring parties, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. The 1977 photograph features Chappell (Captain), Marsh, Walters, McCosker, O'Keeffe, Walker, Thomson, Bright, Hughes, Malone, Pascoe etc. Framed and glazed, overall 15.5"12.5". The 1979 photograph of the Australian World Cup squad features Hughes (Captain), Hilditch, Cosier, Border, Whatmore, Yallop, Hogg, Moss, Dymock etc. Framed and glazed, overall 15"x11". The 1977 with light surface cracking and silvering, the 1979 in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £58
Lot 771:
Lot 771
India tour to England 1932. Official mono photograph of the 'All-India Cricket Team 1932' seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and India tour blazers, Players featured include Maharaja Porbander (Captain), Limdi, Nayudu, Mohammad Nissar, Amar Singh, Ghulam Mohamad, Syed Wazir Ali, Naoomal Jaoomal etc. The photograph with printed players' names to lower border published by Hills & Lacy Ltd for the Board of Control for Cricket in India. 11.5"x9.75" laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title 'India 1932' to top. Overall 19.5"x16.5". Minor silvering to the photograph, otherwise in good/ very good condition. A rare tour photograph
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
The first Test match between England and India was played at Lord's, 25th-28th June 1932. India's bowlers performed well and dismissed England before tea on the first day, however England won the Test by 158 runs
Lot 772:
Lot 772
India tour to England 1967. Official mono photograph of the India team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire on the pitch at The Oval. Players featured include Nawab of Pataudi (Captain), Borde, Kunderan, Sardesai, Prasanna, Engineer, Chandresekhar, Wadekar, Bedi, Venkataraghavan etc. The photograph measures 12"x10" laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title 'Indian Cricket Touring Team, 1967' to top and players' names below. Overall 15.25"x14". Modern detachable mount overlaid. Minor wear to the original mount, the photograph in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £50
England won the three match Test series 3-0
Lot 773:
Lot 773
West Indies tour to England 1957. Official mono photograph of the West Indies touring party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Players featured include Goddard (Captain), Worrell, Ramadhin, Weekes, Walcott, Valentine, Ganteaume, Sobers, Pairaudeau, Kanhai etc. The photograph by the Sport & General Press Agency, London, measures 11.75"x9.5" laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Overall 20"x15.5". Modern detachable mount overlaid. The photograph and original mount in very good condition. An excellent image
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £40
England won the series 3-0 with two Tests drawn
Lot 774:
Lot 774
Pakistan inaugural tour to England 1954. Official mono photograph of the Pakistan touring party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Players featured include Kardar (Captain), Imtiaz Ahmad, Fazal Mahmood, Khan Mohammad, Waqar Ahmad, Hanif Mohammad, Zulfiqar Ahmad, Alimuddin, Ikram Elahi etc. The photograph measures 15"x12", laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Overall 18.75"x15.5". Modern detachable mount overlaid. Odd marks and small scrape to the photograph, otherwise in good condition. A nice image
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £100
The Test series ended 1-1 with two matches drawn. By beating England in the fourth Test at the Oval, Pakistan became the first team to win a Test match in England on their first visit
Lot 775:
Lot 775
South Africa tour to England 1955. Official mono photograph of the South Africa touring party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and tour blazers. Players featured include Cheetham (Captain), McGlew, Tayfield, Waite, Murray, Mansell, McLean, Endean, Winslow, Heine, Adcock etc. The photograph by Sport & General Press Agency, London, measures 10"x7.75". Laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Overall 15"x12". Modern detachable mount overlaid. Photograph and original mount in very good condition. Excellent image
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
With the series tied at 2-2 going in to the final Test, England won at The Oval to clinch the series 3-2
Lot 776:
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South Africa tour to England 1960. Two official matching mono photographs of the South Africa touring party seated and standing in rows, in one wearing cricket attire and sweaters, the other with tour blazers. Players featured include McGlew, Goddard, McLean, Adcock, Waite, Tayfield, Pothecary, Fellows-Smith, Pithey, Duckworth etc. The photographs measure 11.75"x9.75". Each laid down to official photographer's mounts with printed title and players' names to borders. Framed and glazed, overall 18.5"x14.5". Light foxing and wear to one mount, otherwise in good condition. Good images
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
England won the Test series 3-0 with two matches drawn
Lot 777:
Lot 777
New Zealand tour to England 1937. Official mono photograph of the New Zealand touring party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire. Nicely signed in ink to the photograph by all seventeen members. Players' signatures include Page (Captain), Vivian, Hadlee, Weir, Kerr, Roberts, Tindill, Cowie, Gallichan etc. The photograph measures 11.5"x9.75", laid down to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders. Overall 17.25"x15". Modern detachable mount overlaid. Some foxing and staining to mount, the photograph in good/ very good condition. Good image and in signed form rarely seen
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: unsold
England won the series 1-0 with two matches drawn
Lot 778:
Lot 778
Glamorgan C.C.C. County Champions 1948. Original mono photograph of the Glamorgan team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire. Signed to the photograph by all fourteen featured players. Signatures include W. Wooller (Captain), A.J. Watkins, H.G. Davies, W.G.A. Parkhouse, J.E. Pleass, J.T. Eaglestone, D.E. Davies, W.E. Jones etc. Four of the signatures very faded included the signature of Wooller. Approx 9.5"x7.5", mounted framed and glazed, overall 15.5"x15". G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
Lot 779:
Lot 779
England in Australia 1978/79. Official tour colour photograph of the England team in tour blazers. Photograph laid down to official photographers mount with title to top and names of team printed below. Nicely signed in ink by the entire touring party to the borders. Twenty signatures including Brearley (Captain), Botham, Gooch, Randall, Gower, Boycott, Willis, Barrington etc. Photograph by Ronald S. Woolmore of Adelaide. Presented to players only. Framed and glazed. 16"x15". Some ageing to mount, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 780:
Lot 780
New Zealand tour to England 1931. Excellent original sepia photograph of seven members of the New Zealand team standing with Frank W. Gilligan in casual pose with marquees in the background, some wearing cricket attire and blazers, two in suits. The photograph was taken during the match v H.D.G. Leveson-Gowers XI, Scarborough 9th-11th September 1931. Walkers Studio of Scarborough and Scarborough Cricket Club stamps to verso. Players featured include Talbot, Matheson, Page, Lowry, Dempster, Weir and Kerr. 8"x6.25". Very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
The match was drawn. Hobbs (153) and Sutcliffe (126) made an opening stand of 243 Leveson-Gower XI's first innings. In New Zealand's second innings Dempster made 122 and Blunt 127
Lot 781:
Lot 781
Leicestershire C.C.C. County Championship John Player League Winners 1975. Official colour photograph of the Leicestershire team and officials standing and seated in rows, wearing Leicestershire blazers, the trophies displayed in front. Nick Cook is featured in the photograph, this being his own copy. Framed and glazed overall 20"x16.5". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £10
Lot 782:
Lot 782
Lancashire C.C.C. 1984. Colour photograph of the team, standing and seated in rows, with the Benson & Hedges Cup to foreground. The photograph laid down to card with title to lower border. Signed to borders by twenty seven of the players featured including Simmons, Hughes, Pilling, Radford, Hayes, Fairbrother, Allott, Fowler etc. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 15"x12". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £22
Lot 783:
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England 1980s. Two official colour photographs of England touring parties for the World Cup in India and Pakistan 1987, and to West Indies 1989/90. The 1987 photograph laid to photographer's mount with printed title and players names to borders, 14.5"x12". The 1989/90 photograph laid to mount, overall 15"x10". Sold with three large mono exhibition style photographs of match action from the 1977 Ashes series, each 16"x12". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 784:
Lot 784
Archibald Campbell 'Archie' MacLaren. Lancashire & England 1890-1914. Original sepia photograph of the Harrow School 'H.E. Hulton Esq House Eleven 1888' cricket team. The players seated and standing in rows in cricket attire. The photograph features both Archie Maclaren and his older brother James Alexander Maclaren (Lancashire 4 matches) who captained the side. Also included in the team is E.G.M. Carmichael (Worcestershire 1 match). The photograph originally from Maclaren's own collection, by Hills & Saunders of Harrow, measures 11"x8.5". Laid to official photographer's mount, overall 17"x13.75". Loss and wear to the mount, odd surface marks to the photograph, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 785:
Lot 785
Stoics C.C. Three original mono photographs of Stoics teams, probably 1930s/1940s, the players seated and standing in rows wearing blazers. Two photographs by C.W. Edes, Hatton Garden, London, the other by Russells of Chichester. The photographs laid to official photographer's mounts, each overall 15"x12". One photograph becoming detached from the mount, overall in good condition. Sold with a selection of photographs of unidentified players and teams, one candid photograph signed 'Ernest Marriott'. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
It is believed that the Stoics Cricket Club was founded in 1877, originally for the old boys of Westminster School. Notable players who appeared include A.E. Stoddart, C.J. Kortwright and R.W.V. Robins, but it was while playing for Hampstead against Stoics in a one day match in 1886 that Stoddart scored 485 in a total of 813 for 9, the Stoics not getting a bat
Lot 786:
Lot 786
South Africa tour to England 1924. Original official mono press photograph of the full South Africa touring party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and caps. Players include Taylor (Captain), Nourse, Hearne, Dixon, Catterall, Blanckenberg, Nupen, Pegler, Ward, Bissett, Deane, Commaille, Meintjes etc. The photograph by Sport & General, London, measures 15.25"x12.25". Laid to official photographer's mount with printed title to top and players' names below. Overall 18"x16.5". Tear and small loss to two corners of the mount, otherwise a nice image in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £65
Lot 787:
Lot 787
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. 1992. Official colour photograph of the 1992 Nottinghamshire team, seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire. Signed to the mount by twenty four players. Signatures include Robinson, Randall, Broad, Lewis, French, M. Saxelby, K. Saxelby, Field-Buss, Dessaur etc. Overall 15.5"x13.5". Creasing to the mount, odd faults to the photograph
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 788:
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England tours to Zimbabwe and New Zealand 1996/97 and to West Indies 1998. Two official colour photographs of the England touring parties, both fully signed to the mount by the players. Framed and glazed, overall approx. 15.5"x13". Qty 2. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 789:
Lot 789
M.C.C. tour to Australia 1946/47. Official mono photograph of the Union-Castle Line 'Stirling Castle', signed in black ink to the photograph by all seventeen members of the M.C.C. touring party. Signatures are Hammond (Captain), Hardstaff, Hutton, Fishlock, Langridge, Yardley, Washbrook, Ikin, Compton, Edrich, Evans, Smith, Voce, Gibb, Pollard, Bedser and Wright. To verso is a handwritten inscription, 'Australian Bride Ship carrying 700 brides from Europe/ Mediterranean plus Wally Hammond's/ Norman Yardley's Test Team to play Australia for Ashes'. 7.75"x6". Fading to some signatures, some wear to photograph mounted in modern mount, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 790:
Lot 790
'M.C.C. Touring Team Pakistan 1955-56'. Official mono photograph of the M.C.C. touring party seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire. Signed to the mount by all seventeen members of the touring party. Signatures include Carr (Captain), Lock, Sutcliffe, Watkins, Richardson, Swetman, Titmus, Moss, Close, Parks, Barrington etc. The photograph by Foto Craft Studio, Karachi measures 10.75"x8". Laid to official photographer's mount with printed titles and players' names to borders, overall 18"x14". Some fading to signatures, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 791:
Lot 791
'Lancaster C.C. - Champions Ribblesdale League, 1947'. Official sepia photograph of the team and officials seated and standing in rows, the players wearing cricket attire. The photograph measures 12"x9.75", laid to official photographer's mount with printed title and players' names to borders, overall 18"x14". G/VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £10
Lot 792:
Lot 792
'South Africa's Return to the Home of Test Cricket 1994'. Joint team photograph of both the South African and England teams at Lords, 21st July 1994, mounted on presentation card and signed to side borders in pencil by the England and South African teams. Thirty one signatures including Gooch, Stewart, Atherton, Gough, Hick, Fraser, Wessels, Kirsten, Rhodes, Cronje, Cullinan etc. Overall 23"x12". G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £28
Lot 793:
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England v West Indies 1966. Five original mono press photographs of action from the 1966 Test series. Photographs include Barrington being comprehensively bowled by Sobers, Graveney playing a cover drive, fans running on to the pitch to congratulate Butcher reaching his century, and another of a lady fan congratulating Kanhai on reaching his fifty, and Butcher attempting to play a cut shot off Underwood. All 10"x8". VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
Lot 794:
Lot 794
Don Bradman. Large mono photograph of Bradman playing the cover drive wearing New South Wales cap. Signed by Bradman in black ink. The photograph reproduced in the 1990's and signed by Bradman. The photograph measures 10"x14". The photograph very attractively mounted with printed biography of Bradman window mounted below, framed and glazed. Overall 17"x26". Excellent image. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 795:
Lot 795
Don Bradman. Mono photograph of Bradman, wearing Australian cap and sweater, walking out to bat with members of the crowd behind him. Nicely signed in ink by Bradman. The photograph measures 4.75"x10". Mounted on black card. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 796:
Lot 796
W.W. Keeton (Nottinghamshire) and G.D. Kemp-Welch (Warwickshire). Good press photograph of the two batsman on the ground at Scarborough prior to opening the batting for HDG Leveson-Gower's XI v Marylebone Cricket Club Australian Touring Team on the 3rd-6th September 1932. The photograph nicely signed by Keeton and Kemp-Welch in black ink. Photograph by Victor Hey of Scarborough. 4.75"X6.25". G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 797:
Lot 797
Clyde Walcott. West Indies. Mono postcard size photograph of Walcott, head and shoulders, wearing West Indies sweater in 1950. Nicely signed by Walcott to image. Photograph by Albert Wilkes of West Bromwich. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 798:
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Glamorgan. Three mono press photographs, one of Allan Watkins batting, nicely signed by Watkins (Sport & General), another of Gilbert Parkhouse and Bernard Hedges walking out to bat for Glamorgan, signed by both players and the third of Alan Watkins and D.J. Ward walking out to bat for Glamorgan, signed by both. Various sizes, the smallest postcard size and the largest 5"x7.5". Some nice images. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 799:
Lot 799
South Africa tour to England 1935. Original sepia photograph of the South Africa touring party on board ship in fancy dress costumes. Title to lower part of the photograph 'Springbok Cricket Team 1935'. Handwritten inscription in ink to lower border, 'To Nurse Bell [A.J. Bell] from Baby April'. 10"x6". Ex The Cricketer photograph library. Light creasing to edges, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 800:
Lot 800
Kapil Dev. India 1970s/1980s. A good selection of original mono press photographs of Kapil Dev, including head and shoulders photographs, batting and bowling action, taking his 300th Test wicket etc. Photographers include Chris Cole, Alan Cozzi, John Knight, Tony Edenden, Zafar Ahmed (Pakistan) etc. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. From the photographic library of The Cricketer Magazine. Qty 54. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 801:
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South Africa 1960s/1990s. A good selection of over eighty original mono and colour press photographs including player portraits, Test and one day international match action, state cricket, presentations etc. Players featured include Graham Pollock, Peter Kirsten, Hanse Cronje, Sean Pollock, Lance Klusener, Allan Donald, Kepler Wessels etc. Tours include to England 1994, Pakistan 1997/98, West Indies to South Africa 1983 etc. A good number of photographs from South African photo agencies. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. From the photographic library of The Cricketer Magazine. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 802:
Lot 802
Pelham 'Plum' Francis Warner, Middlesex & England 1894-1929. Excellent sepia portrait photograph of Warner, head and shoulders, in batting attire and wearing a harlequin cap. The photograph by Mendoza Galleries of London. From the photographic library of The Cricketer Magazine. Slight creasing and small nick to top edge, otherwise an excellent image in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £10
Lot 803:
Lot 803
Cricket photograph negatives 1989-1999. A large selection of professional quality 35mm colour and mono negatives of Test and County cricket in the UK, including Ashes Test matches including England v Australia at The Oval 1989, also England v South Africa 1998. Counties featured include Somerset, Surrey, Leicestershire, Sussex, All photographs taken by a press photographer using professional equipment. Approx. 2000 images in very good condition
Estimate: £350/450
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 804:
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Pakistan 1970s-1990s. A good selection of approx. one hundred and fifty mono and colour original press photographs of official players portraits, match action, team photographs etc. Players featured include Wasim Raja, Wasim Bari, Hanif Mohammad, Manzoor Elahi, Zaheer Abbas, Mudassar Nazar, Imran Khan, Javed Miandad, Asif Iqbal, Rameez Raja etc. Test matches include India v Pakistan 1983, tours to Australia 1973, 1983, England 1975, 1982, Fiji 1977 etc. A good number of photographs from Pakistan photographers and other overseas news agencies/ photographers. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
Lot 805:
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India 1970s-1990s. A good selection of seventy mono original press photographs of official players portraits, match action, team photographs etc. Players featured include Wadekar, Viswanath, Yadav, Ravi Shastri, Kapil Dev, Madan Lal, Sunil Gavaskar, Dilip Doshi, Sachin Tendulkar etc. Test matches include v England 1981, v West Indies 1983, and tours include to England 1974, 1985, Australia 1985 etc. Other photographs include Prime Minister Indira Gandhi welcoming home the victorious India World Cup team in 1983. Photographers include Alan Cozzi, Tony Edenden, Tommy Hindley, A number of photographs are from photographers in India and other overseas news agencies/ photographers. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £75
Lot 806:
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Kent 1950s-1980s. A good selection of over eighty mono original press photographs of official players portraits, match action, presentations, coaching etc. Players predominantly featured include Frank Woolley in later years, Colin Cowdrey, Chris Tavare, Mike Denness, Chris Cowdrey etc. Photographers include Alan Cozzi, Tommy Hindley, Mark Leech, Tony Edenden etc. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £340
Lot 807:
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Kim Hughes. Australia Test captain 1979-1984. Twenty one original mono press photographs of Hughes in match action, portraits, signing autographs, in the nets etc. Photographers include Mark Leech, Tony Edenden, and some from Australian news agencies. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 808:
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County cricketers 1940s/1980s. Over one hundred and twenty original mono press photographs of match action, portraits etc. Players featured include David Steele, Colin Milburn (Northamptonshire), Keith Fletcher, Graham Gooch (Essex), Eddie Paynter, Jack Bond, Harry Pilling (Lancashire), Ray Illingworth (Leicestershire), Harry Latchman, Peter Parfitt (Middlesex), Ken Barrington, Alan Butcher (Surrey), Mike Proctor, Chris Broad (Gloucestershire), Graham Stevenson, Doug Padgett (Yorkshire), Ken Suttle, Stewart Storey, John Snow, Tony Greig (Sussex), Mike Brearley (Middlesex), Basil D'Oliveira (Worcestershire), Eric Hollies (Warwickshire) etc. Photographers include Ken Kelly, Jeff Jones, Derek Metson, Ken Adams, Neville Chadwick etc. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
Lot 809:
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County cricketers 1970s/2000s. Over one hundred and seventy original mono press photographs of county players in match action, portraits, awards etc. Players featured include Chris Broad (Nottinghamshire), Nasser Hussain, John Stephenson (Essex), Brian Davison, Nigel Briers (Leicestershire), Robert Croft (Glamorgan), Mike Proctor, Andy Stovold (Gloucestershire), Robin Boyd-Moss, David Steele (Northamptonshire), Dipak Patel (Worcestershire), Mike Brearley, Keith Brown (Middlesex), Graham Stevenson, Ian Swallow (Yorkshire), Keith Stevenson (Hampshire), Alan Butcher, Alec Stewart (Surrey) etc. Photographers include Alan Cozzi, Mark Leech, Steve Lindsell, Tony Edenden etc. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £85
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County cricketers 1980s/1990s. Over one hundred and seventy original mono press photographs of county players in match action, portraits, awards etc. Players featured include Nasser Hussain (Essex), Kevin Curran, Andy Stovold (Gloucestershire), Robin Boyd-Moss, David Steele (Northamptonshire), Graham Thorpe (Surrey), Dipak Patel (Worcestershire), David Bairstow, Graham Stevenson (Yorkshire), Mike Brearley, Keith Brown (Middlesex), Chris Tavare (Kent), Chris Broad, Peter Such (Nottinghamshire), John Steele (Leicestershire), Alan Butcher (Surrey), John Stevenson (Essex) etc. Photographers include Alan Cozzi, Frank Coppi, Derek Pringle, Tom Morris, Mark Leech, Tony Edenden etc. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. Various sizes, 12"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £95
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County and England cricketers 1970s/1990s. Over one hundred and sixty original mono and over eighty colour press photographs of county players in match action, portraits, awards etc. Players featured include Ian Butcher Gloucestershire), David Steele (Northamptonshire), Nasser Hussain (Essex), Richard Hadlee (Nottinghamshire), Keith Boyce, John Stephenson (Essex), Neil Radford, Dipak Patel (Worcestershire), Peter Bowler (Derbyshire), Alec Stewart, Alan Butcher (Surrey), Robin Boyd-Moss (Northamptonshire), David Bairstow, Ian Swallow (Yorkshire), Mike Brearley, Keith Brown (Middlesex), Franklyn Stephenson (Sussex), John Steel, Alan Butcher (Glamorgan), Chris Broad, Peter Such (Nottinghamshire), Andy Stovold (Gloucestershire), Nigel Briers (Leicestershire) etc. Photographers include Steve Lindsell, Alan Cozzi, David Varley, Frank Coppi, Mark Leech, Tom Morris etc. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. Various sizes, 12"x8" and smaller. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £150
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County and England cricketers 1960s/1990s. An unusual selection of approximately fifty mono press photographs of teams, players, clubs, cricket overseas, commentators, cricket writers etc. Team photographs include the Old England v Old World match played at The Oval 1982 including Ray Lindwall, Rohan Kanhai, Charlie Griffith, Neil Harvey, Nawab of Pataudi, Brian Close, Fred Trueman, Wes Hall, Lance Gibbs etc. Overseas photographs include cricket played in Saudi Arabia, Lau Islands (Fiji), Gambia, Hindu Kush, Hong Kong, Gibraltar etc. Commentators and writers include Brian Johnston, Peter Wynne-Thomas, E.W. Swanton etc. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £60
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Miscellaneous cricket photographs 1960s onwards. A large selection of approximately three hundred and fifty mono and colour press and some copy photographs featuring cricketers, sports commentators, cricket writers, television personalities etc. relating to cricket and other sports at home and overseas. Photographs include players participating in charity matches including Lord's Taverners, awards, tours, dinners, coaching, promotions etc. Also includes a selection of photographs relating to the annual 'Groundsman of the Year' award from 1968 onwards. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. Various sizes, 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £300
Lot 814:
Lot 814
Pakistan 1980s/1990s. A selection of approximately sixty colour press photographs featuring Pakistan. Images include players' portraits and match action from Tests and one day internationals v New Zealand 1996, West Indies 1997, Pepsi Asia Cup 1997, etc. Players featured include Zaheer Abbas, Imran Khan, Abdul Razzaq, Wasim Akram, Waqar Younis, Inzamam-ul-Haq, Zahoor Elahi, Kabir Khan, Aamer Sohail, Mushtaq Ahmed etc. Ex The Cricketer photographic library. The majority 7"x5". G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 815:
Lot 815
Cricket photograph negatives 1946-1959. A collection of approximately three hundred original mono negatives. Subjects covered include the India tour to England 1946, 1952 and 1959, South Africa 1947 and 1951, New Zealand 1949 and 1958, West Indies 1950 and 1957, Australia 1953 and 1956, and Pakistan 1954, with an excellent selection of player portraits, mainly candid in style, matches in progress with large crowds etc. The negatives in protective sleeves are bound into three sets, each set with handwritten index listing players and teams featured. Each negative approx. 2.5"x2". G/VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
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County Cricketers and Umpires c2000s. Sixty colour photographs of county players and umpires, all signed to the photograph. Umpires' signatures include Dickie Bird, David Shepherd, George Sharp, Neil Mallender etc. Players include Neil Smith, Melvyn Betts, Darren Maddy (Warwickshire), Ian Thomas, Mark Wallace (Glamorgan), Iain Sutcliffe, Darren Stevens (Leicestershire), Martin Ball (Gloucestershire), Pat McKeown (Lancashire), Paul Weekes (Middlesex), David Fulton (Kent) etc. Each photograph 6"x4". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £28
Lot 817:
Lot 817
England Test cricketers 1990s/2000s. Thirty colour photographs of England Test players, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include James Anderson, Andrew Flintoff, Paul Collingwood, Andrew Strauss, Alastair Cook, Jonathan Trott, Kevin Pietersen, Phil Tufnell, Graham Gooch, Alec Stewart, Mark Ramprakash, Darren Gough etc. Also Charles Palmer, Dennis Brookes and Reg Simpson photographed and signed in later years. All 6"x4" except the Darren Gough, 7"x5" laid to card. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 818:
Lot 818
International Test cricketers 1960s/2000s. Thirty colour and mono photographs and copy photographs, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Michael Bevan (Australia), Ishant Sharma (India), Ian Smith, Richard Hadlee, Chris Cairns, Tony Blain, Martin Crowe (New Zealand), Mushtaq Mohammad (Pakistan), Colin Bland, Herschelle Gibbs (South Africa), Angelo Mathews (Sri Lanka), Derek Parry, Shannon Gabriel, Tino Best, Carl Hooper (West Indies), Mark Vermeulen (Zimbabwe) etc. Various sizes, 11.5"x8.25" and smaller. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £28
Lot 819:
Lot 819
Brian Close and Phil Sharpe. Yorkshire c1970. Mono press photograph of Sharpe and Close walking out to bat. Signed in ink to the photograph by both players. 7"x5". VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
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Lot 820
Don Bradman. England v Australia 1930. Original large sepia press photograph of the first Test, Trent Bridge, 13th-17th June 1930. The photograph depicts the match in progress on the final day, a full stand in the background, with Maurice Tate bowling to Bradman during his innings of 131. 12"x10". Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £95
In Bradman's Test debut in England he made 8 in their first innings, and despite his score of 131 in the second he was unable to lead Australia to victory, England winning by 93 runs
Lot 821:
Lot 821
Australia Test captains. One mono and three colour copy photographs of Australia Test captains, each signed by the featured player. Signatures are Bill Lawry, Bob Simpson, Steve Waugh and Mark Taylor. 10"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 822:
Lot 822
Australia cricketers 1980s/2010s. Ten colour press and copy photographs and one press cutting photograph of Australian cricketers, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Stuart Law, Simon O'Donnell, Peter Siddle, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood etc. 12"x8" and smaller. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
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West Indies tours to England 1988 and 1991. Two official colour photographs on boards of the two touring parties, each with the players seated and standing in rows in tour blazers. Printed titles and players' names to borders. 15"x12". G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 824:
Lot 824
Brian Lara. Original colour press photograph of Lara in batting action during his record innings of 501no v Durham in 1994. Signed in black ink by Lara. 10"x8". Sold with an original scorecard for the match and two further official scorecards featuring records, Essex v Surrey 1983 (Surrey all out for 14 in their first innings) and Somerset v Worcestershire 1988 (Graeme Hick 405no). Qty 4. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
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The Ashes. England v Australia 1946-1975. A selection of sixteen original mono press photographs of match action in Test matches played in England and Australia. Photographs include Keith Miller batting for Australia at Brisbane, December 1946, action from The Oval and Old Trafford in 1961, Headingley and the Oval 1975 etc. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 826:
Lot 826
West Indies tour to England 1933. Original mono photograph of the West Indies team standing on the pitch in cricket attire with the pavilion in the background. The photograph was taken during the match v H.D.G. Leveson-Gowers XI, Scarborough 9th-12th September 1933. Walkers Studio of Scarborough and Scarborough Cricket Club stamps to verso. Players featured are Grant, Roach, Headley, Barrow, Sealey, Da Costa, Christiani, Achong, Valentine and Martindale. 10.25"x5.25". Adhesive marks to verso, odd minor marks to the photo, otherwise in good/ very good condition. A nice image
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £190
H.D.G. Leveson-Gower's XI won by 125 runs
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Cricket photographs 1920s-1950s. A selection of original photographs two official mono photographs of Lancashire teams for 1952 and 1953. A small sepia candid photograph of Vallance Jupp (Northamptonshire & England) in 1929, and a press photograph of Jupp leaving the field in batting attire. Two 'Pinnace' trade cards of Parkin (Lancashire), no. 34c and P. Mead (Hampshire) no. 91c. An official mono photograph of the South African touring party for 1965, wearing suits, and a mono press photograph of Percy 'Tich' Freeman (Kent), head and shoulders wearing Kent cap. Qty 8. some faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
Lot 828:
Lot 828
Sussex C.C.C. Littlehampton v Sussex Club and Ground. c1900. Early original small mono photograph of the teams taken in front of the pavilion at Littlehampton, the players seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and blazers. One of the featured players is C.H.G. Bland who played for Sussex 1897-1904. The photograph measures approx 3"x2.5", laid to photographer's mount with printed title below, overall 4.5"x2.75". Screw holes to mount corners, wear small loss to mount, the photograph with some surface damage. Adhesive damage to verso
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 829:
Lot 829
Durham C.C.C. and North East club cricket 1992-2002. An extensive large collection of original photographs relating to Durham County and Durham League cricket matches, providing a detailed photographic archive of cricket for the period immediately after Durham achieved first class status. The majority mono, some colour. Each photograph is annotated by hand to the reverse giving details of date, the match, players and/ or officials featured. Notable cricketers featured in some photographs include Mike Atherton, Wasim Akram at Chester-le-Street in 1996, Mike Gatting, Shane Warne, Angus Fraser in 1997, Dickie Bird umpiring in 1992, Kevin Keegan giving an interview in 1997. Durham County players include David Boon, Paul Collingwood, Mike Roseberry etc. Clubs featured include Durham City, Philadelphia, Horden, Chester-le-Street, Burnmoor, Eppleton etc. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £38
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M.C.C. tour to Australia 1962/63. Five original mono press photographs of action from tour and Test matches. Includes two photographs from the match v Western Australia Combined XI (Western Australia won by ten wickets), and three from the second Ashes Test v Australia at Melbourne 29th December 1962- 3rd January 1963 (England won by seven wickets). Good condition. Sold with a mono press photograph of Neil Harvey taking a catch at leg slip to dismiss Bailey off Archer in the second Test, Lord's 1956. Signed to the photograph by Harvey. Wear and creasing to corners, otherwise in good condition. 10"x8". Qty 6
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £30
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International XI World Tour 1968. Six original mono photographs, four taken at match presentations, and two team photographs. One, taken in Bombay depicting the touring party wearing suits and garlands, is signed to the verso by fourteen members of the touring party. Signatures include Ken Suttle, Keith Fletcher, Roger Tolchard, Geoff Arnold, Mike Denness, Micky Stewart, Khalid Ibadulla, Derek Underwood, Tony Greig, Jack Birkenshaw etc. Sold with a typed itinerary for a golf match played in Colombo in which a number of the touring party took part, and a press cutting. Various sizes 9"x6" and smaller. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
The tour managed by J. Lister was made up entirely of English County players and took in matches in Sierra Leone, Uganda, Kenya, Pakistan, India, Ceylon, Singapore, Malaysia etc
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Leslie John Todd. Kent 1927-1950. Six mono real photograph plain back photographs all featuring Todd. Includes three team photographs 1947 and 1953, two informal candid style photographs of players seated in front of a pavilion, and another of Todd relaxing with friends by a river. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 833:
Lot 833
Alfred John William Croom. Warwickshire 1922-1939. Mono real photograph plain back postcard of Croom, wearing Warwickshire cap and blazer. Photograph by A. Wilkes & Son of West Bromwich. Slight creasing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £44
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West Indies. Four mono and colour press photographs, one of the West Indies players in fielding practice, Sobers taking a catch. Signed by Sobers. Also colour photographs of Curtley Ambrose, Jimmy Adams and Brian Lara, each signed by the featured player. Sold with a mono copy photograph of Clyde Walcott in wicketkeeping pose, signed in later years by Walcott. Approx. 10"x8". Qty 5. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 835:
Lot 835
England. Twelve mono and colour press photographs of England players in match action and portraits, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Ashely Giles, Mike Gatting, Graham Gooch, Nasser Hussain, Dominic Cork, Alec Stewart, Angus Fraser etc, also a signed copy photograph of Alec Bedser. Approx. 10"x8". VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 836:
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Australia. Six mono and colour photographs of Australia players in match action, portraits, training etc, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Don Bradman (signed in later years), Bob Simpson, Shane Warne (2), Jeff Thomson, Glenn McGrath etc. Approx. 10"x8". VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 837:
Lot 837
Don Bradman and Denis Compton. Mono press photograph of Bradman and Compton photographed with the Duke of Edinburgh at a function, signed by Bradman and Compton, the Compton signature to the dark part of the photograph. 6"x4". Also a colour press photograph of Godfrey Evans, Len Hutton, Alec Bedser and Denis Compton photographed together in later years at a function, signed by all four. 7.5"x5" Qty 2. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £38
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Signed press photographs 1990s. A good selection of twenty six signed colour press photographs with a few unsigned. Signatures include Mike Atherton (3 different images), Nick Knight, Darren Gough (2), Sachin Tendulkar, Allan Donald, Craig White, Dominic Cork (3), Graham Thorpe, Nasser Hussain (2), Sean Pollock, Jonty Rhodes etc. The majority approx. 10"x8". Also includes a press cutting signed by Len Hutton. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £32
Lot 839:
Lot 839
Bodyline. Harold Larwood and Bill Voce. Nottinghamshire & England. Original mono photograph of Larwood and Voce standing together, full length, on board ship wearing suits for the 1932/33 tour to Australia. 10"x7". Mounted, framed and glazed with a signature of each player on cards window mounted below. Overall 16"x24.5". VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
The 1932/33 tour to Australia was the only time Larwood and Voce toured overseas together
Lot 840:
Lot 840
Yorkshire v Middlesex, Lord's 1954. Original mono press photograph of Hutton batting and gliding a ball from Warr through the slips for two runs. The Middlesex players shown are Compton, Robertson and Young. Originally from Len Hutton's personal collection. 10"x8". A nice image. VG
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 841:
Lot 841
Kent C.C.C. 1930s. Two larger album pages, one signed in ink by six Kent players 1939. Signatures are Fagg, Chalk, Valentine, Foster, Sunnucks and Lewis. Good condition. The other signed by three Kent players c1935, Fagg, Lewis and Woolley, bleeding to the Fagg signature, otherwise good. Sold with a printed photograph with facsimile signatures of the Kent County Cricket Team Gillette Cup Winners 1967. Water staining to lower right corner
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 842:
Lot 842
John David Benbow 'Jack' Robertson. Middlesex & England 1937-1959. Original mono photograph of Robertson in batting action for Middlesex v Leicestershire, Lord's 7th May 1951. A nice image. Minor creasing otherwise in good condition. Approx. 8"x6", mounted, framed and glazed overall 11.5"x9". Sold with eleven 'Middlesex Test Cricketers' trade cards by County Print Services, each signed by the featured player. Signatures include Mann, Parfitt, Murray, Titmus, Robertson, Compton, Brearley, Gatting and Emburey. Mounted, framed and glazed overall 10.5"x10.5", with a further two loose cards of Tufnell and Fraser. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 843:
Lot 843
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. c1930. Four small trimmed original sepia press photographs of Nottinghamshire players in match action, each signed in ink to the photograph by the featured player. Signatures are Heane, Keeton, Hardstaff jnr. and Lilley. The Keeton signature slightly smudged, otherwise in good condition. Sold with two original tickets for 'Admission to Enclosure. Boys 1/6' to 'Notts County C.C.' G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 844:
Lot 844
William 'Bill' Voce. Nottinghamshire & England 1927-1952. Nottinghamshire v West Indies, Trent Bridge, 7th-10th July 1928. Original mono press photograph of Voce shaking hands with King George V during the presentation of the Nottinghamshire team. The players are being introduced by the Captain, Arthur Carr, with Harold Larwood and others visible in the line. Originally from Voce's personal collection. 4.75"x5". Some age toning, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a small selection of Voce related items including two cigarette cards etc. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
The tour fixture was rendered historic by the visit of their Majesties, King George V and Queen Mary to Trent Bridge Ground on the concluding day of the match, when the players of both teams were presented. This was the first occasion on which the King and Queen visited a cricket ground outside London. Voce did not actually play in the match, he may have been twelfth man. The match was drawn, Arthur Carr scoring 100 in Nottinghamshire's first innings
Lot 845:
Lot 845
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. 1938. Excellent original mono press photograph of the Nottinghamshire team seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire and blazers. Date stamped to verso 16th May 1938. Players featured include Heane (Captain), Voce, Larwood, Gunn, Staples, Hardstaff, Keeton, Harris, Wheat etc. 10"x8". Odd minor faults, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 846:
Lot 846
Derbyshire C.C.C. 1886. Original sepia photograph of the Derbyshire eleven for the match v Australians played at Derby, 7th-8th June 1886. The players are seated and standing in rows wearing cricket attire, with names annotated in ink to the lower border of the photograph. Players are Maynard (Captain), Sugg, Cropper, Coup, Chatterton, Walker, Cochrane, Docker, Eadie, Disney and Davidson. 9.25"x8". A nice image in very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £190
The Australians beat Derbyshire by six wickets. In Derbyshire's second innings Giffen for the Australians took nine wickets and sixteen overall in the match, bowling unchanged in both innings
Lot 847:
Lot 847
Derbyshire C.C.C. 1898. Original sepia photograph of the Derbyshire players and officials seated in front of the scoreboard at the County Ground, Derby, with the pavilion in the background and spectators looking on. The scoreboard is displaying '645', Derbyshire having just achieved their record highest score in the match against Hampshire, 1st-3rd August 1898. Players include Evershed (Captain), Wright, Storer, Chatterton, F. Davidson, G. Davidson, W. Sugg etc. 11.5"x7.25". The photograph slightly overexposed, but in very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £160
In the first day's play Derbyshire amassed 477 runs for the loss of four wickets. They were finally dismissed on the second day with the total of 645, including four centurions, Chatterton (142), Wright (134), Davidson (108) and Storer (100). Unable to bowl out Hampshire twice, the match ended in a draw, Quinton ending 101no in Hampshire's second innings following on. 645 remained Derbyshire's highest total until 2007 when they reached 801/8 declared against Somerset
Lot 848:
Lot 848
Kenneth Iltyd Nicholl. Middlesex 1904. Original sepia carte de visite photograph of Nicholl head and shoulders in cameo, wearing cricket attire and cap. Photographer unknown. 2.5"x3.75". Gilt to card edges. Tape reinforcement to verso otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 849:
Lot 849
Patsy and Denis Hendren. Middlesex c1910s. Mono postcard comprising two printed photographs side by side of the Hendren brothers. Signed in ink to the images by both. Publisher unknown. Minor wear and ageing
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
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Lot 850
Patsy and Denis Hendren. Middlesex c1920s. Original sepia press photograph of Patsy Hendren, head and shoulders wearing a Middlesex cap. Date stamped to verso 1st April 1925. 4.5"x6.5". Sold with a signature in ink on piece of Hendren. Also a sepia candid photograph of Denis Hendren full length in cricket attire, signed in ink to the photograph by Denis. 2.25"x3.25". G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 851:
Lot 851
Frederick John 'Jack' Durston. Middlesex 1919-1933. Original mono press photograph of Durston in bowling action. Signed in ink to the photograph by Durston. 3.5"x5.5". Sold with an original mono photograph of Gregor MacGregor (Middlesex, Cambridge University & England 1892-1907) in wicketkeeping pose, the photograph by Hawkins of Brighton. 4"x5.5", and a further mono postcard of MacGregor. Qty 3. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 852:
Lot 852
Kent C.C.C. Amateurs 1903. Excellent original mono photograph of eight Kent amateurs seated and standing in rows all wearing suits. Players are E.W. Dillon, R.N.R. Blaker, K.L. Hutchings, S.H. Day, C.J. Burnup, C.H.B. Marsham, F. Marchant and J.R. Mason. 11"x8.5". Photographer unknown. Light creasing, adhesive damage to verso, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
Lot 853:
Lot 853
Kent C.C.C. 1927. Original mono photograph of the Kent team seated and standing in rows in cricket attire and caps, with pavilion and spectators in the background. Players featured are Evans (Captain), Ames, Beslee, Wright, Collins, Todd, Ashdown, Freeman, Hardinge, Hilder, Legge and Woolley. Photograph appears to be by A. Wilkes of West Bromwich. 13.5"x9", laid to board. Slight wear to photograph edges, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £65

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