Back Lot Number: 981  

Lot 981
Description: Pair of large format 1938 New York Yankees team photographs from the DiMaggio collection. Matched pair of sepia tone 11"x14" team images in a matte finish picturing the World Champion Yankees arranged in three rows incl. DiMaggio, Gehrig, Dickey, McCarthy, and Ruffing. Includes one view which pictures the team in a formal pose looking straight ahead and an identical image showing the players laughing and smiling. DiMaggio is particularly humorous in the in the second variation in that he is laughing hysterically. Stamped by photographer Izzy Kaplan, NY on the back. The smiling photo has two edge tears with tape repair of the back along with a few minor surface wrinkles. The other image remain very clean with minimal overall wear. Each image retains perfect contrast and clarity as they were found within Joe DiMaggio's sealed trunk: Range VG/EX-NM
Estimated Price: ($1,500.00-$2,500.00)