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is an Antique Victorian RARE reverse painting on glass of pugilist \/ Boxer, 'Thos Shelton'. This picture has a nice antique wooden frame and would look simply stunning on the wall. Imagine days gone by when boxers fought with their bare knuckles in regular pugilistic contests that were held in the Royal Theatre of London. This painting has a portrait of the boxer in their fighting stance and their name and details to the bottom of the picture.\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTom (Thos) Shelton was known as 'The Navigator' and was a tough pugilist who was born in 1787. ‘The Navigator’ (as he was named) became widely renowned as a ‘scientific boxer – a truly great man in the ring- a good in-fighter, but a left-handed hitter’. Boxiana describes a number of gruelling contests in which Shelton fought bravely to the finish. It is both awe-inspiring and sickening to read about the punishment he endured over a great many bouts between 1812 and 1825. For example on more than one occasion Shelton fought on with multiple broken ribs.\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eThis framed reverse painting on glass is in excellent antique condition and is a great sporting memorabilia. Great for any home bar, man cave or in a commercial or retail setting such as sports retail, themed restaurant, boxing club etc. Ideal gift or simply treat yourself!\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eMeasurements approx:\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eTotal including frame:\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e55cm H x 40cm W\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eActual print\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e40cm x 24 cm\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003e\u003cbr data-mce-fragment=\"1\"\u003eOur motto is to reuse and recycle these wonderful antique and vintage items so that they get a new lease of life and at the same time you will have a unique, personal item of good quality in your home that will also contribute to the world's carbon footprint.\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThe courier price quoted in this listing is for mainland UK Only - Please contact us For a delivery quote For Highlands or Islands or Offshore UK, Northern Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey, IOW, etc\u003c\/span\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cbr\u003e\u003cspan\u003eThis item is available to view at our shop RetroNovia  12 New Pond Parade, West End Road, Ruislip Gardens, Middlesex HA4 6LR . Please call us on 01895 675596 to make sure the item is available before coming to view.\u003c\/span\u003e"}

Antique Pugilist Boxing Vintage Reverse Glass Painting Thos Shelton Victorian

Product Description
This is an Antique Victorian RARE reverse painting on glass of pugilist / Boxer, 'Thos Shelton'. This picture has a nice antique wooden frame and would look simply stunning on the wall. Imagine days gone by when boxers fought with their bare knuckles in regular pugilistic contests that were held in the Royal Theatre of London. This painting has a portrait of the boxer in their fighting stance and their name and details to the bottom of the picture.

Tom (Thos) Shelton was known as 'The Navigator' and was a tough pugilist who was born in 1787. ‘The Navigator’ (as he was named) became widely renowned as a ‘scientific boxer – a truly great man in the ring- a good in-fighter, but a left-handed hitter’. Boxiana describes a number of gruelling contests in which Shelton fought bravely to the finish. It is both awe-inspiring and sickening to read about the punishment he endured over a great many bouts between 1812 and 1825. For example on more than one occasion Shelton fought on with multiple broken ribs.

This framed reverse painting on glass is in excellent antique condition and is a great sporting memorabilia. Great for any home bar, man cave or in a commercial or retail setting such as sports retail, themed restaurant, boxing club etc. Ideal gift or simply treat yourself!

Measurements approx:

Total including frame:

55cm H x 40cm W

Actual print

40cm x 24 cm

Our motto is to reuse and recycle these wonderful antique and vintage items so that they get a new lease of life and at the same time you will have a unique, personal item of good quality in your home that will also contribute to the world's carbon footprint.

The courier price quoted in this listing is for mainland UK Only - Please contact us For a delivery quote For Highlands or Islands or Offshore UK, Northern Ireland, Jersey, Guernsey, IOW, etc

This item is available to view at our shop RetroNovia  12 New Pond Parade, West End Road, Ruislip Gardens, Middlesex HA4 6LR . Please call us on 01895 675596 to make sure the item is available before coming to view.
£100.00 £125.00
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