Original Football Caricature by Peter Hobbs - Bob John
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Title: Bob John - Arsenal and Wales
Date: Circa 1925
Description: Original football cartoon. Pen, ink and watercolour by Peter Hobbs. Framed.
Robert Frederick John was a Welsh football player and coach. Born in Barry, John played for Barry Town and Caerphilly, before joining Arsenal, who signed him against stiff competition, in January 1922 for a fee of £750.
The committed defender played 470 times over a 15-year spell in north London.
Condition: Some age toning.
Image size: 285 x 185mm
11.25 x 7.25 "
Order No. 525