Willie Wells limited edition fine art print
This special limited edition print of Negro League star shortstop
Willie Wells is part of the Texas Sports Hall of Fame artwork series
- Willie Wells by Robert Hurst
- Limited edition print
- Printed on high-quality paper your print arrives double matted
ready to display or frame. (What are double mats? Click on image
above to see a sample print with
- Size with mats 16" x 20"
- Signed and
numbered by the artist
- Edition size 50 with 5 artist's proofs
- Framing: Want us to frame this print for you?
About the Subject
Baseball artwork / print:
Austin, TX native Willie Wells (dec.) was a Negro League shortstop in
the 1920ís, 1930ís & early 1940ís. In 1929 with the St. Louis Stars
he batted .368 with a league record 27 HRs. Wells led the Stars to 3
league titles & played in 8 All-Star Games. Career batting average
of .334 in Negro League play & .392 in exhibitions against white
major league teams. National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1997.
Honored by the Texas State Cemetery in 2004.