Digby Jephson Under Arm Bowler Print

£48.00

The Lobster

Digby Jephson

Digby Jephson

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Description

Digby Jephson Under Arm Bowler Print. He played for Cambridge University and Surrey. Jephson was a right-handed middle order batsman. But his enduring fame rests on his reputation as one of the last lob bowlers, bowling slow right-arm underarm lobs.

Under Arm Bowler

Under Arm Bowler

His action was described as a little like setting a wood in crown green bowling. In fact, he started as an overarm right-handed fast bowler, but switched to lobs with great success when he took up regular county cricket in the late 1890s.

Digby Loder Amroid Jephson Vanity Fair Print . Original Lithograph with the caption at the bottom of the print: The Lobster, Published: 22-May-1902 Signed by: SPY, Leslie Ward . Dimensions approximately 26cm x 38cm. Free postage to mainland UK. Overseas buyers please contact us to agree shipping.

 

 

 

 

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