The Cricket Match between the Australians and the New Yorkers, with Portraits of the Australians. from Sketches and Photographs. Engraving.
New York: Harper's Weekly, 1878. Early cricket in America. A central view of the pitch, the crowds and the surrounding rural-looking countryside is ringed by portraits of the players including Spofforth, Gregory, C. & A. Bannerman, Horan, Conway, Murdock, Blakham, Bailey, Allan, Boyle & Garrett. Wood engraving, 8 1/2 x 5 3/4" on 13 3/4 x 10 1/2" sheet, very good condition. Item #13688