Individual and Team Sports, Prints, Art and Books

A selection of prints, paintings and photographs depicting a wide range of sports, from the 17th to the 20th century. See also our related sections of Horses & Equestrian, Maritime & Yachting and Winter Sports subjects.

Golf

Josset Golfer

Allan/Josset
William Hughes
Bristol: 1962
Color-printed etching and mezzotint
$1,100

Henry Callender Esq.

Abbott/Henderson
Henry Callender, Society of Golfers, Blackheath
London: 1916
Color-printed mezzotint
$1,500

Rene Clark Golfers

Rene Clark
Naples, Florida, Golf Course
Watercolor, 1947
$1,250

H.C. Christy Romantic Golf Print

H.C. Christy
Their First Hazard
New York: 1901
Photo-process lithograph
$450

Golf - A Cross-Country Match

Stuart Travis
Golf — A Cross-Country Match
New York: 1906
Chromolithograph
$600

Rules of Golf

Charles Crombie
Golf Rules

Original illustration art
c. 1950s
$1,750 the pair

Vindictive Golf Club

Golf Club Made from WWI Battleship
British: c. 1930s
Bronze head putter
$950

Prague golfers

European Golf Fashions
Czech Republic: 1948
Photo-process prints
$250 each

Team Sports

Bill Terry, Four Kings and Whichone Racehorse

Art Krenz
"Do You Know...?" Illustrated Sports Trivia Quiz
American: Early 1930s
Pen and ink
$800

College Banners Painting

College Pennant Sports Compass
American: c. 1930-46
Oil on canvas
27 inches diameter
$2,800

Hockey

Paul Brown
Hockey Goalkeeper
American: 1936
Pencil on paper
$550

Chicago Bears: The Team of Stars

Chicago Bears: The Team of Stars
American: 1940
Photo process print
Price on Request

Harvard Lampoon Football Satirical Cartoon

Harvard Lampoon Football Satirical Cartoon
Massachusetts: c. 1900-1930
Pen and ink
$750

A Cricket Match Between Sussex and Kent

William Drummond & Charles Jones Basebe
A Cricket Match Between Sussex and Kent
London: c. 1860s-80s
Hand-colored lithograph
$2,400

Wadham Rugby

Wadham College Rugby Team
Oxford, England: 1919
Mounted photograph
$375

Cambridge rowers' portraits

Emmanuel Boating Club Rowers' Portraits
Cambridge, England: 1909-12
Mounted photos
Set of 5, $2,400

New York Times Baseball Supplement

Norman Price
Baseball Game at Polo Grounds
New York: 1912
Photo-process print
$750

Sports

Ruth Curtis
Sports
American: c. 1940s
Pen and ink
$300

Court Sports | Track & Field

George Wilson the Pedestrian

George Wilson the Pedestrian
England: 1815
Hand-colored engraving
$575

Lawn Tennis Club

Frederick Arthur Bridgman
Albert Rosenthal
Lawn Tennis Club
M. Knoedler, NY: 1892
$4,500

Kingston Country Club, Jamaica

John Groth
[Tennis]
Kingston Country Club, Jamaica

3rd Qtr. 20th C.
Watercolor
$1,200

Portraits of Arthur Ashe, Stan Smith and Vic Braden

Rick Johnson
Tennis Our Way [Arthur Ashe, Stan Smith]
American: c. 1998
Watercolor
$600

Marchetti Tennis Painting

Lou Marchetti
Tennis
Late 20th C.
Gouache
$350

Tennis

Stanley E. Redka
Tennis

c. 1940s
Gouache
$450

World Championship Tennis Posters: Jack Kramer, Bobby Riggs, Pancho Gonzales

World Championship Tennis Posters: Jack Kramer, Bobby Riggs, Pancho Gonzales
Late 1940s
Posters
$1,700 each

Table des Jeux Olympiques

Table of Olympic Games
Paris: Late 18th C.
Hand-colored engraving
$450

Pelota Game

John Groth
Basque Village Pelota
American: 1970
Watercolor
$1,800

Martial Arts, Boxing, Wrestling, Fencing, Hunting & Fishing

Thibault Academie de l'Espee

Girard Thibault
Academie de l'Espée
[Fencing Academy]

Netherlands: 1626-28
Hand-colored engravings
$1,250 each

Blome Pugilists

Richard Blome Pugilists
London: c. 1710
Hand-colored engravings
$450 to $750 each

Tom Cribb, Champion of England

John Jackson
Tom Cribb, Champion of England
London: 1842
Hand-colored aquatint
$975

The Wrestlers

Arthur Weindorf
The Wrestlers
American: 1940
Watercolor
$550

George Stubbs Shooting Scenes

George Stubbs/William Woollett
Shooting: Plates I-IV
London: 1769-71
Hand-colored engravings
$5,800, set of 4, framed

Henry Alken Fishing Prints

Henry Alken
British Fishing Scenes
London: 1820
Hand-colored aquatints
$850 each, framed

Fox Hunting

George Morland
Fox Hunting
London: 1808
Hand-colored engraving
$900

Richard Ansdell, Black Game

Richard Ansdell
Black Game
London: c. 1864
Hand-colored engraving
$550

Reinagle

Phillip Reinagle
Woodcock Shooting

British: 1808
Color-printed aquatint
$750

American Sporting Scene: Snipe Shooting

Smart & Kahlmann
American Sporting Scene: Snipe Shooting
New York: 1870
Hand-colored lithograph
$750

Fishing for Small Mouth Bass

Ron Jenkins
Fishing for Small Mouth Bass
American: 1998
Watercolor
$1,600

Fisher and Fisher's Wife

Martin Engelbrecht
Fisher and Fisher's Wife
Augsburg: c. 1730
Hand-colored engravings
$2,400, the pair

Oudry Hunting Dog

Desportes or Oudry
Hunting Dog Study
French: 2nd Half 18th C.
$3,200

Greyhounds Racing

Eugène Pechaubès
Greyhounds Racing
French: 1927
Hand-colored lithograph
$800

The Sportsman's Visit

E.F. Lambert
The Sportsman's Visit
London: 1829
Aquatint with hand-coloring
$600

The Sporting Cantab

Cuthbert Bradley
The Sporting Cantab
London: 1885
Color-process lithograph
$750

The Sportman's Dream

R.M. Alexander
The Sportsman's Dream
London: 1884
Color-process lithograph
$750

Recreational Sports

Harpers Wheelmen

C.D. Weldon
League of American Wheelmen from Harper's Weekly
Hand-colored wood engraving, 1883
$250

Ascent of the Matterhorn, July 14, 1865

Gustave Doré
Ascent of the Matterhorn, July 14, 1865
Goupil, Paris: 1865
Lithograph
Price on Request

Posters for Recreation Magazine

Posters for Recreation Magazine
New York: 1896
Relief process prints
Set of 4, $2,000

Les Velocipedes

Les Vélocipèdes
F. Sala & Co.
Berlin:
c. 1860s-70s
Hand-colored lithograph
$2,250

The Kissing

Lance Thackeray
A Billiard Match: "Kissing" and "Snookered"

London: 1902
Chromolithographs
$1,750 the pair

The 10 Commandments of the Tavern

H. Bruel
Die Zehn Wirthschafts Gebote/ 10 Commandments of the Tavern
Henry Schile, NY: 1875
Chromolithograph
Price on Request

See Also:

Horses & Equestrian | Maritime & Yachting
Shells Fish Beach Landscapes and Seascapes

Archive

For research and reference, see our Archive of Sold Sports Prints.