Gallery

Early 20th century sports portraits

In the early 20th century, people's passion for sport led to them having formal portrait photographs taken.

Curated by Ajuntament de Girona for Europeana Sport

Patinador
Tirador de esgrima
Knottingley Cricket Club.
This rugby player was probably an amateur but we do not know whether he played union or le…
[Retrat de nedador Ramon Artigas]
[Equip de futbol]
University of Edinburgh Sports Union, Cricket Team, 1881
[Retrats d'estudi]
Esther Gumá
Retrato de mozo vestido coma un futbolista
[Retrats d'estudi]
[Retrat de Dolors Pujol Massaguer]
English International Transferred_x000D_ Owen Williams ,
photograph from "Waif and Stray. The adventures of two tricycles. By Chilosà"
[Retrat d'un ciclista]
[Josep Prats]
[Retrat d'un boxejador]
Romanian golf champion ._x000D_ Mlle Louise
[Retrat de Víctor Ferrand]
Athos di San Malato Staiti
[Jugadors d'esgrima]
Mr Morris of Gillan Street Knottingley posed in his rugby league kit.
[Retrat d'una noia amb raqueta]
Christiania Cricket-Klub.
1923, [portrait du joueur de tennis René] Lacoste : [photographie de presse] / [Agence Rol…
Water Polo England v Ireland
Antwerpsche Zwemclub Kampioen van België - Waterpolo 1ste afdeeling: M. Blitz, A. Maas, P.…
[Boxejadors]