Love of the Game Opening Day, 2013 Auction
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This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 4/7/2013
Conceived as a tribute to Negro League superstar Leon Day, this beautiful 24" x 30" lithograph features the images of 20 Negro Leagues greats underneath the angelic images of Leon Day and Satchell Paige, old rivals meeting each other once more, under different circumstances.  The print, beautifully matted and framed to a size of approximately 31 1/2" x 39", has been signed and numbered by the artist (6/150), and additionally signed in blue ink by each of the 20 living Negro League stars depicted in the painting.

Signatures include:  Buck Leonard (HOF), Bill Cash, Monte Irvin (HOF), Armando Vasquez, Josh Johnson, Joe Black, Warren Peace, Russell Awkard, Sam Jethroe, Verdell Mathis, Max Manning, Wilmer Fields, Stan Glenn, Gene Benson, Mahlon Duckett, Al Wilmore, Nap Gulley, Buck O'Neil, Edsall Walker and Wilmer Harris.

In outstanding condition, matted and framed since its original signing with LOA from Global Authentication.  The frame has been damaged and  repaired in the lower-left corner (pictured).  An outstanding tribute to the Negro Leagues, and a beautiful print.
Ron Lewis Negro Leagues Artist Proof, Signed By 20 Negro LeaguersRon Lewis Negro Leagues Artist Proof, Signed By 20 Negro LeaguersRon Lewis Negro Leagues Artist Proof, Signed By 20 Negro Leaguers
Ron Lewis Negro Leagues Artist Proof, Signed By 20 Negro Leaguers
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Minimum Bid: $100
Final prices include buyers premium.: $130
Number Bids: 2
Auction closed on Sunday, April 7, 2013.
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