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Photo credit: World Rugby Museum

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This is the Yorkshire Challenge Cup final between Halifax and York at Holbeck Recreation Ground, Leeds, on the 29th December 1877. York are wearing yellow and black hooped jerseys; Halifax are wearing blue and white hooped jerseys. This is the first of 8 paintings that the artist exhibited at the Royal Academy.

Twickenham Stadium


  • Date


  • Medium

    oil on canvas

  • Measurements

    105 x 150 cm

  • Accession number


  • Acquisition method

    presented to the Rugby Football Union by Lord Netherthorpe, 1968

Normally on display at

Twickenham Stadium

Rugby Road, Twickenham, Greater London TW1 1DZ England

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