[A Dash on the Goal Line.]
Photolithograph. Sheet 205 x 300mm (8 x 12"), mounted on original green backing paper, with sheet of descriptive text.
A try being scored, a rare early rugby scene. Accoring to the text sheet Prater's painting was exhibited at the R.A. in 1897. From B.F. Robinson's 'Sporting Pictures', 1902. After Ernest Prater (1864–1950), a war correspondent during the Anglo-Boer War and illustrator for newspapers and books, including works by Henty.
[Ref: 40252] £160.00