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Ferdinand Gruhn and George Hackenschmidt performing a wrestling move. Process print, 19--.

Date
[between 1900 and 1999?]

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Description

The wrestlers are engaged in a neck twist, half nelson and heave combined; wearing dark briefs, socks and one of the men wears shoes. Ernest Gruhn and George Hackenschmidt, both famous professional wrestlers demonstrate a wrestling hold. This form of wrestling is still known as 'Graeco-Roman' as it was introduced in the Olympic Games of 1896

Lettering

F. Gruhn and G. Hackenschmidt. VIII. Neck twist, half nelson and heave combined. Rotary photo E.C.

Publication/Creation

[Place of publication not identified] : Rotary photo E.C., [between 1900 and 1999?]

Physical description

1 print : process print ; sheet 13.7 x 8.6 cm.

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 2046761i

Language

  • English

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