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Fores's Sporting Notes & Sketches

Darvill's Rare Prints is pleased to offer a huge selection of antique lithographs from
"Fores's Sporting Notes & Sketches, a Quarterly Magazine Descriptive of British, Indian, Colonial, and Foreign Sport."

These antique prints are from Fores's Sporting Notes and Sketches, an English quarterly magazine published
from 1884 through the early 1900s. It contained articles and stories about sports at home and abroad,
including equestrian, sailing, hunting, fishing, golf, and many others.
Please refer to the Sporting Prints page for a list of the available categories.
Each issue included eight-full page duotoned lithographs.

Duotone Lithographs with goldish background that varies somewhat in coloration
Sheet size: approximately 8 1/2 x 5 9/16 inches (about 21.7 x 14.2 cm)

Boxing, Fighting, etc.

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Caught him a swinging blow
"Caught him a swinging blow"

'Now, your Grace,' cried Milly, 'up with your bunch of fives'.
"'Now, your Grace,' cried Milly, 'up with your bunch of fives'."

Young Reed (boy) 'Now, hit me, Sir!)
Young Reed (boy) 'Now, hit me, Sir!

Young Reed (boy) 'Now, hit me, Sir!)
Where he hung like a rag on a clothes line!

Tom and Alphonse
Tom and Alphonse

Mary was bending over poor Charlie
"Mary was bending over poor Charlie"

A settlement in the old style
"A settlement in the old style"

Down they went
"'Down they went"

Contempt of Court
"Contempt of Court"

If you reach the shore, I'll brain you
"If you reach the shore, I'll brain you"

many other Fores's prints are available in various below


Thousands of Antique & Vintage Sporting prints