Mr. G.L. Jessop.
Gilbt. Whitehead & Co., Ltd., Lith. New Eltham, S.E.
Chromolithograph, 381 x 254mm (15 x 10"). Small tears on right.
Gilbert Laird Jessop (1874-1955), English cricketer who played for Gloucestshire and England. He is often said to have been the fastest run-scorer cricket has ever known and in 1898 he was Wisden Cricketer of the Year. Albert Chevalier Taylor (1862-1925), the English artist who specialised in portrait and genre painting. From 'The Empire's Cricketers'.
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