The Art of Swimming (1587)

Selections of the forty beautiful woodblock illustrations from Everard Digby's De Arte Natandi (The Art of Swimming) published in 1587, considered the first English treatise …Continued

Auto Polo (ca.1911)

Four photographs depicting dramatic scenes from an "auto polo" match, a version of polo played using cars rather than horses. The sport - thought to …Continued

Remembrance of Teams Past

< p style=”text-align:justify”With the end of the 2012 Olympics now in sight, we celebrate the world of amateur sport with some photographs of local …Continued

Tennis with Muybridge (1887)

Plates 294 to 299 of Eadweard Muybridge’s groundbreaking collection from 1887 titled Animal Locomotion: an Electro-Photographic Investigation of Connective Phases of Animal Movements, a massive …Continued