Lot 333: Red Grange Signed Original Portrait Sketch
Rare Autograph, Manuscripts & Book & Aviation Auction
October 27, 2016
Miami, FL, USA
Description: Original One Of A Kind pencil sketch signed and inscribed by the great football Grange "Best Wishes to Bob Long From Red Grange", Harold Edward "Red" Grange, nicknamed "The Galloping Ghost" or "The Galloping Red Ghost," (June 13, 1903 – January 28, 1991) was a college and professional American football halfback for the University of Illinois, the Chicago Bears, and for the short-lived New York Yankees. His signing with the Bears helped legitimize the National Football League. He was a charter member of both the College and Pro Football Halls of Fame. In 2008, he was named the best college football player of all time by ESPN, and in 2011, he was named the Greatest Big Ten Icon by the Big Ten Network.
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