Pugilist (Round 27)

£345.00 On Sale

Oilstick, graphite and mixed media on original ledger sheet.
Circa: 1879-1880
Size: 27cm x 42cm
Date: 2020

Bare-knuckle boxing (also known as bare-knuckle, prizefighting, fist fight or fisticuffs) is the original form of boxing, closely related to ancient combat sports. It involves two individuals fighting without boxing gloves or other padding on their hands.