Etching, Australia v England at Kennington Oval - 2 Sept 1882

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Double page image from the 2 September 1882 edition of the Illustrated London News (pp.266-7), featuring a colour print of a cricket match at the Oval between England and Australia. The print shows the match as seen from the outer, with spectators in the foreground and with a wooden stand to the left. Most of the male spectators are wearing top hats or bowler hats, and the women wear long colourful dresses. The image has a caption printed below that reads "THE CRICKET MATCH, AUSTRALIA v. ENGLAND, AT KENNINGTON OVAL / FROM AN INSTANTANEOUS PHOTOGRAPH". The articles on the reverse are unrelated to the image.
0 - Whole: H: 509 W: 635 D: 4mm (H: 20 1/16 W: 25 D: 3/16")
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In storage
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