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Lot # 89: 1917 Harry Heilmann, "Tigers Underrated Slugger" Action Photo by Izzy Kaplan

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 17 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "July Collectors Auction 2021",
which ran from 7/6/2021 1:00 AM to
7/17/2021 8:00 PM

Large c. 1917 statuesque action photograph of Hall of Famer Harry Heilmann as he warms up at the ballpark. Taken during the beginning stages of his career where he was a very average hitter, it would be another three or four years before he REALLY burst on the scene! A large silver gelatin photograph from photographer Izzy Kaplan, this is one of the best early images of Heilmann known to exist! Large and bold, this is also the work of a very influential early Jewish sports photographer as well.

Size: 8x10
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 4/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 9/10

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