Mar 21, 2017 - Sale 2440

Sale 2440 - Lot 117

Price Realized: $ 2,000
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 2,000 - $ 3,000
The Sullivan-Kilrain Fight. An undated story illustration depicting the 1889 bare-knuckle heavyweight title fight in Richburg, Mississippi, which Sullivan won, having lasted 75 rounds. Oil on masonite. 483x514 mm; 19x20 1/4 inches, on 20x21-inch board. Signed in lower left image, obscured by frame. Image toned, areas of craquelure at bottom right corner, small chip at central right image. Framed.