“New Jersey--A Polo Match at Orange”, wood engraving after V. Perard, signed in the plate lower left, with touches of hand-coloring. Polo, Perard, ictor Simon.

New Jersey Polo in 1890

“New Jersey--A Polo Match at Orange”, wood engraving after V. Perard, signed in the plate lower left, with touches of hand-coloring.

New York: Once a Week, 1890.

A double-page spread, reproduced in the May 27, 1890 issue of “Once a Week”. Included is an article on Polo in America, which accompanied the illustration. 1 vols. Image 13 x 19-1/2 inches, plus margins. New Jersey Polo in 1890. Item #24955

A lively depiction of a game, showing four players converging on the ball while others look on, spectators in coaches and carriages in the background. An early and historic image: at the time, polo had been played in America for less than 15 years.

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