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        Broughton v. Stevenson

        English School, (18th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 18th Century. Bare-knuckle boxing match between Jack Broughton (c.1703-1789) and George Stevenson; took place in 1741 in a fairground booth on Tottenham Court Road; Stevenson died from his injuries; fight was the inspiration for Paul Whitehead's 'The Gymnasiad' of 1744; Provenance: Private Collection.

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