(13 k), large version (91k)
Baseball card for a AAA baseball team, promoting a Home Run Derby benefiting the Negro League Players Association.
Client: Scranton /
Watercolor on paper
A straightforward portrait, but one of my favorites. Recently, I traded it to Murray Tinkelman, the nationally known illustrator and Illustration Dept. Chair at Syracuse University, who has created a permanent travelling show of baseball illustrations created by contemporary illustrators. The rental proceeds for the show benefit The Special Olympics.