Sussex auction of sketches featuring sporting legends from Manchester United, Liverpool and Tottenham

A selection of sporting pencil drawings and coloured sketches of sporting legends by Stephen Doig are up for sale at John Nicholson’s Fine Art auction in Fernhurst tomorrow (Wednesday February 27).

Tuesday, 26th February 2019, 1:21 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th February 2019, 1:25 pm
Sketch from the sale

Buffy Parker, painting specialist at John Nicholson’s says: “It’s an impressive collection of works by an artist who managed to capture the energy and spirit of everyone he portrayed. These are original works from which popular signed Limited Edition lithographs were made, so we’re fortunate to be able to sell such a wonderful collection.” The complete collection can be seen in the online catalogue at www.johnnicholsons.com. Estimates start in the low hundreds and rise from there.

Some Manchester United legends
Faces from Arsenal's past
Aston Villa's stars from the past
Newcastle's legends
Some of the Liverpool stars from the past
The Spurs sporting legends
Norwich stars from the past
David Beckham with Real Madrid legends
Alan Shearer's glittering career celebrated
The England World Cup winning rugby union stars
Brian Clough - legendary manager
The legendary George Best
Not just football and rugby stars featured
The rowing superstar - Sir Steve Redgrave