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    1955-66 Original Oversized Photographs by Arthur B. Rickerby Lot of 48. One of America's most recognized, influential, and innovative post-war photo-journalists, Arthur B. Rickerby's work was lauded for its realism, empathy, and a pioneering use of the early zoom lens. His photographs appeared in Sports Illustrated, Sport, Look, Life Magazine, and The Saturday Evening Post. He was hired by Life to cover the Kennedy administration and was in JFK's motorcade on the day he was assassinated. His most famous works include iconic images of Larsen's perfect game and the JFK assassination, a Packers/Browns color essay, and five Life covers.

    This impressive collection of forty-eight original oversized b&w prints (5.5x13.25" to 14x11"), with seventeen images of Hall of Famers, includes:

    Berra in the 1955 World Series; Drysdale (seven, 1962, Life stamp); Mays (1962, Life stamp); Durocher (1966, Life stamp), Durocher (three, 1966); Alston (UPA stamp); Crandall tags out Berra in the 1957 World Series; Stengel & Dark (1962, Life stamp); Roberts; Fox, Slaughter; Snider hit by pitch; Aparicio & Kaline; Lasorda & Slaughter; Mathews, Slaughter, and Crandall; Newcombe (UPA stamp); Reiser carried off on a stretcher (Acme stamp), McDougald arguing a call; Furillo; Skowron; Burdette; Nuxhall; Hutchinson (United Press Photo stamp); Yankee Stadium; and "Giants Return To Polo Grounds " (three, Life stamp).


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