Root for the Home Team: 8 Baseball Vintage Art Picks

Vintage art covers a lot of territory. With a rich history of art and design from around the globe, there’s no one way to describe it. But today we’re taking a peek at vintage art and photography from America’s greatest pastime: baseball. From photos of legendary players including Willie Mays to film advertisements starring the one and only Babe Ruth, get inspired by generations of past athletes and the sport they love.


 

1. Play Ball with Babe Ruth, 1920
 

 Play Ball With Babe Ruth, 1920


 
2. Willie Mays, While Playing with the San Francisco Giants, 1959

 

 Willie Mays, While Playing with the San Francisco Giants, 1959


 

3. Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York City, 1955
 

 Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York City, 1955


 
4. Baseball, 1887. The Polo Grounds in Upper Manhattan, New York
 

 Baseball, 1887. The Polo Grounds in Upper Manhattan, New York


 
5. Philadelphia Athletics and New York Giants, World Series, 1913
 

 Philadelphia Athletics and New York Giants, World Series, 1913


 
6. Baseball Cover- Grey by Cole Borders
 

 Baseball Cover- Grey by Cole Borders


 
7. Baseball: Camera, C. 1911
 

 Baseball: Camera, C. 1911


 

8. New York Giants’ Against the Chicago White Stockings by T. De Thulstrup
 

 New York Giants’ Against the Chicago White Stockings