Here we have an Original 1894 Lithograph of the Vanity Fair Series.
It was published in Vanity Fair April 19th 1894. The caption reads “Oxford Athletics” and it was drawn by SPY (Leslie Ward).
The subject is Mr Charles Burgess Fry. He was born in Croydon and was educated at Wadham College and Repton School. He became Captain of the Cricket and Football (Rugby) Teams.
He was also a Blue in Athletics. He held the world record for Long Jump. He was an all round top class sportsman and is known as CB Fry.
These prints look absolutely superb when framed and are ageless. The edges of these prints are usually worn due to their age which is absolutely normal. Framing will cover any untidy edges.
This print is for sale at £45.00 and can be bought by messaging us here. Or please call Jonathan Godwin on 07765 595662. We are West Sussex based dealer in Antiquarian Prints and Books and Medals and Militaria.
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