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    1979 Thurman Munson Original Artwork by Simon. Early acrylic on canvas by top sports artist Robert Stephen Simon is signed "Simon '79" at lower left, and was clearly painted in response to the subject's tragic death on August second of that year. It's the way we like to remember Munson, striking an almost gladiatorial pose, the weapon of a Rawlings Big Stick in his left hand. A fitting tribute to the fallen Yankee captain, this very special piece will surely find an appropriate home in the finest of New York Yankees and/or original sports art collections. An inch-wide wooden frame brings the final dimensions of this fine work to 31x41".

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2005
    29th Saturday
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