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A group of six framed Vanity Fair prints of Polo personalities, comprising: i) "Patiala", The Maharajah of Patiala, by 'MR'' ii) "Descended from Edward Longshakes", Major Michael Rimington, by "GAF" iii) "I Say", Neil Haig, by "GAF" iv) "Cabs", The Earl of Shrewsbury and Talbot, by "Spy" v & vi) both "Buck", Walter S. Buckmaster, by "Spy"
Timed Internet Auction of Polo Art & Memorabilia in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the first polo match played in England in 1869
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P.O. Box 47519
N14 6XD
United Kingdom
Timed Internet Auction of Polo Art & Memorabilia in celebration of the 150th anniversary of the first polo match played in England in 1869

Polo Art & Memorabilia

Auction dates
Starts: Jun 29, 2019 09:00 AM BST
Ends from: Jul 15, 2019 07:00 PM BST
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To be sold by timed internet auction.

Bidding starts Saturday 29th June at 9am

Auction closes on the evening of Monday 15th July



Asian Origins                       Lots 1 to 3

Trophies & Medals              Lots 4 to 21

Decorative Objects             Lots 22 to 37

Equipment                           Lots 38 to 47

Memorabilia                         Lots 48 to 71

Books                                   Lots 72 to 89

Photography                        Lots 90 to 104

Artworks: Prints                  Lots 105 to 142

Artworks: Drawings            Lots 143 to 167

Artworks: Watercolours     Lots 168 to 198

Artworks: Oil Paintings      Lots 199 to 234