FIFA World Cup 1970. Large official advertising poster „Adidas le ballon officiel Mexico 70. IX campeonato mundial de futbol mayo 31 - junio 21“. 89x60 cm - special edition "the official ball" (translated). Very rare piece.
Very rare Italian 1934 World Cup film poster, published by the Italian film production company CEI INCOM, Roma, 49 by 39cm., 19 1/4 by 13 1/4in., folds as published.
Sold for £1700
The monochrome version of the official Uruguay 1930 World Cup poster, 33 by 53cm., 13 by 21in. Provenance: Torino Olympic Stadium Museum of Sport. Estimate £300-400
A rare Celtic 1967 European Cup poster. The poster is fully signed by the Celtic European Cup-winning side, including Billy McNeill, Tommy Gemmell, Jimmy Johnstone etc, creased, framed and glazed, 62 x 46cm overall. Estimate: £400 - £600
A London Underground advertising poster, 'Cup Final Wembley - April 21st at 3 p.m. / From Any Underground Station' , 1928, by Percy Drake Brookshaw (1907-93), depicting two stylized footballers contesting the ball, printed at The Baynard Press, 29cm x 46.5cm, mounted to black paper.Provenance: The family of the artist, by direct descent.
Sold for £700
Football Special lithograph in colours, 1955, printed by Hugh Patton & Sons Ltd. Edinburgh. Not backed 40 x 25ins. (102 x 64cm.)
A rare commemorative lithographic football poster celebrating England v Scotland, played at Aston Lower Grounds, Birmingham on 8th April 1899, with inset oval photographs of each player giving name and club, nicks, tears & waterstains but still retaining strong colours for printed material of this period, inscribed in pencil verso: " Half Time England 2 : Scotland 0 Result England 2: Scotland 1. Nicked Elephant Hotel, Pangbourne" 53 x 41cm
Sold for £550