Leslie Ward ‘Spy’ (1851-1922), Oxford Cricket – Hylton “Punch” Philipson
Leslie Ward ‘Spy’ (1851-1922)
Oxford Cricket – Hylton “Punch” Philipson
published by Vincent Brooks, Day & Son, 1889, for Vanity Fair
framed and glazed, the verso of the frame also glazed to display the ‘Men of the Day’ description of Hylton Philipson from Vanity Fair
40 x 27cm (the frame)
Hylton Philipson was an all round sportsman and represented both Eton and Oxford at racquets, tennis, football and cricket, he went on to play 5 test matches for England as wicket-keeper.