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    Circa 1905 Christy Mathewson Original News Photograph by Bain, PSA/DNA Type 1.


    UPDATE: This photograph has been lightly restored to address a stain in the sky area.

    It's one of the most recognizable images of this great gentleman of the Dead Ball Era, a masterful portrait captured by celebrated photographic practitioner George Grantham Bain. Borderless image measures 6.25x8.25" and exhibits wear at the edges that diminishes considerably as one approaches the central focus. Glue and "Culver Pictures, Inc." stamping appears on verso along with a handwritten identification of the subject. LOA from PSA/DNA, Type 1.


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