MEARS Auction #29, Ends August 27th, 2011, 9:00 CST w/15-Minute Rule
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 8/28/2011
Cincinnati Reds hurler Johnny Vander Meer, the only man in baseball history to throw back to back no hitters, is pictured here warming up during his 1940 season with the club.
Hand selected for inclusion in the book "Baseball's Golden Age: The Photographs of Charles M. Conlon, 1993" each of these offered images were developed from the original glass plate negative. Classified as a Type 2 by professional grading services, each image presents the finest in color, subject, and contrast. Near mint condition. Sporting News Hologram. (H1027)
(MEARS Auction LOA~SB)
1940 Johnny Vander Meer Cincinnati Reds Charles Conlon Original 11" x 14" Photo Hand Developed from Glass Plate Negative & Published (The Sporting News Hologram/MEARS Photo LOA)
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