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    Description

    Various Artists (20th Century)
    A Group of Seven Daily News Boxing Press Photographs (7 works), 1924-1931
    Gelatin silver
    7-1/2 x 10-3/4 inches (19.1 x 27.3 cm), or slightly smaller
    Each with pencil notations verso. Six with date stamp, typewritten captions and, or newspaper clippings adhered verso.

    Titles include: Luis Ángel "Wild Bull" Firpo vs Charley Weinert, 1924; Monte Munn vs Gordon Munce, 1926; Bob Olin vs Roy Wallace, 1930; Jimmy "Baby Face" McLarnin vs Al Singer, 1930; Maxie Rosenbloom vs Ace Hudkins, 1930; Auerbach, Petrolle vs Townsend, 1931; and, Jimmy "Baby Face" McLarnin does his trademark front flip after victory over Billy Petrolle,1931.


    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.

    Condition Report*: In overall good condition. Scattered retouching, handling creases, and paper losses to the corners. Four are matted.
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    Auction Dates
    October
    4th Friday
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