Ferdinand Gruhn and George Hackenschmidt performing a wrestling move. Process print, 19--.
- [between 1900 and 1999?]
About this work
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
F. Gruhn and G. Hackenschmidt. VIII. Neck twist, half nelson and heave combined. Rotary photo E.C.
[Place of publication not identified] : Rotary photo E.C., [between 1900 and 1999?]
1 print : process print ; sheet 13.7 x 8.6 cm.
Wellcome Library no. 2046761i