Skip to main content
Go to accessibility notice


    1887 N171 Old Judge Henry Irving SGC 60 EX 5. Sir Henry Irving was the "Orson Wells" of his era. The English actor also served as manager of the Lyceum Theatre, set supervisor, director, casting director, who also did set design and lighting. He was the first actor to be awarded a knighthood. His success on stage did not carry over to the role of "husband" and "father" who had illegitimate children despite the haughty norms of the Victorian era was well accepted by society. Irving was a Freemason and founder member and first Treasurer of London's Savage Club and a lifelong friend of Bram Stoker and it is believed that Irving inspired Stoker for his greatest work - "Dracula." Graded SGC 60 EX 5, this is the lone example graded to date by SGC. The card shows corner wear and excellent photo quality.

    Shipping, Taxes, Terms and Bidding
    Calculate Standard Domestic Shipping

    Sales Tax information  |  Terms and Conditions

    Bidding Guidelines and Bid Increments

    Glossary of Terms

    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    March, 2015
    8th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 9
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 279

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    19.5% of the successful bid (minimum $14) per lot.

    Sold for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)

    Heritage membership

    Join Now - It's Free

    1. Past Auction Values (prices, photos, full descriptions, etc.)
    2. Bid online
    3. Free Collector newsletter
    4. Want List with instant e-mail notifications
    5. Reduced auction commissions when you resell your
    Consign now
    • Cash Advances
    • More Bidders
    • Trusted Experts
    • Over 200,000 Satisfied Consignors Since 1976

    Learn about consigning with us

    I will definitely consider using Heritage again, as I have other items that might benefit from being offered at auction.
    Gary N.,
    Livermore, CA
    View More Testimonials

    Video tutorial

    Getting the most out of search

    Recent auctions

    May 17-18 Sports Memorabilia Catalog Auction - Dallas
    May 17-18 Sports Memorabilia Catalog Auction - Dallas
    REALIZED $4,242,016