Sport Antiques Catalogue - Antique Equestrian, Racing & Polo
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Polo Print, Lionel Edwards, Durham Light Infantry.
A good framed polo photolithograph with very nice colouring by Lionel Edwards. The print is titled "1st Bn. V. 2nd Bn. The Durham Light Infantry Toulston 24 August 1955".
The polo players in the picture are:-
Major T. Reynolds, Major C. M. D'arcy Irvine, Major J. O. Collingwood, Lieut. P. C. Alexander, Major R. B. Humphreys, Major J. H. Taylor, Lieut. Colonel P. H. M. May and Lieut. Colonel K. M. W. Leather.
The names were taken from a photocopy of an original key plate, this is now affixed to the back board.
Lionel Edwards is best known for his Foxhunting scenes but also produced pictures of horse racing, polo,shooting, golfing and fishing.
H 25.5 cm x W 37.5 cm
H 10" x W 14¾"