Lot 329: ALBERT CHEVALLIER TAYLER
The Guy Curry Cricket Library
May 4, 2006
London, United Kingdom
The Empire's Cricketers
London: Fine Art Society, 1905. Folio, 48 chromolithographed plates after Chevallier Tayler with plate list and descriptive biographies by G.W. Beldam, original red cloth gilt. Provenance: R.N. Jones (signature on front endpaper).
This album represents the highest development of cricket portraiture in book form with the stars of the golden age cleverly portrayed in rippling white against a monotone background. Padwick 6997.
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