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Sports, Rugby, Wadham College, Oxford, Team Picture, Photograph, 1919


Wadham Coll: Rugby Team. Michaelmas Term 1919
Gillman & Co. Ltd., Oxford: 1919
Black-and-white photograph mounted on hand-lettered manuscript board, as issued
11.5 x 14.25 inches, photograph
18 x 21.25 inches, overall
n20.5 x 23.5 inches in original frame

Portrait of the 1919 Wadham College Rugby Team from Oxford University in its original mount and frame. Above the photograph appears the Wadham College coat of arms and the title in illuminated letters. The names of the members are listed in the lower margin of the mounting board.

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The Gillman & Co. photography studio was founded in 1840 and was operated by Charles Gillman in Oxford from 1882 to 1910. The Gillman firm was later joined by another photographer, James Soame, Jr., and is still in business today as Gillman & Soame.

Condition: Photo generally very good with usual solarizing to outer portions and light wear. Mat good with usual overall toning and edge wear. Light mat burn to outer edge, hidden by gold fillet of frame.


Gillman & Soame. Gillman & Soame. 20 November 2004. (22 November 2004).

List of Oxford Photographers. Oxfordshire County Council. 24 September 2004.
oxonphotographers/oxfordphotographerslist.htm (22 November 2004).

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20th Century