1949 Print John Pierotti MLB Baseball Cartoon Sport Memorabilia Humorous YSW1

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This is an original 1949 black and white relief line-block print of a satirical cartoon of MLB Baseball uniforms that was based off of Hall of Fame second baseman, Joe "Flash" Gordon of the Cleveland Indians, suggestion that player uniforms should've been substituted for a T-shirt and shorts.

Please note that this is a 2-page image.

CONDITION

This 63+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate aging throughout. Light creasing. There is light bleedthrough on this piece from the verso. Light scuff - top. Small chip - right margin. Please note: There is printing on the verso.

  • Product Type: Relief Line-block Print; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 10.5 inches; 20 x 27 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

This piece was illustrated by Pierotti, John. Artist signature in print - top center of image.

Keywords specific to this image: Art, Comic, Player, Major Leagues, Game, Joe Gordon, Uniform, Team, Cap, Bat, Equipment, Stance, Crowd, Fans, Spectators, Field, Diamond, Stadium, Cleveland Indians, Flash, Satire, Compleat Guide to Diamond Dapper Dans, Formal Attire, Top Hat, Suit, Coattails, Knights, Medieval, Middle Ages, Helmet, Armor, Umpire, Blind, Disabled, Beggar, Cup, Cane, Slugger, Mitt, Pitcher, Bench, Dugout, Jockey, Outfit, Clothing, Horse, Equestrian, Second Baseman, Hall of Fame, Cooperstown, World Series, MVP, All Star, Infielder, Funny, Quirky

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