Chess in Pictures

Chess in Pictures

www.facebook.com/ChessInPictures
Chess in Pictures, the History of chess in pictures.
Chess in  Pictures
More ideas from Chess in Pictures
"Sicilian Game: Knight Sacrifice" by Norberto Conti (1940 - ) 2009

Sicilian Game Knight Sacrifice by Norberto Conti

"An Elegant Interior With Couple Playing Chess" by Daniel Pasmore II (1829-1891)

"An Elegant Interior With Couple Playing Chess" by Daniel Pasmore II

Boleslavsky, Smyslov, Petrosian, Tolush and Spassky. Bucharest, 1953.  Three world champions in the picture, but at the time they were not yet... In this year, Mikhail Botvinnik was the world champion. Spassky was only 16. The five Soviet players were on top at the end. Tolush gained the title of international grandmaster and his pupil Spassky became international master.

Boleslavsky, Smyslov, Petrosian, Tolush and Spassky.

Phillips and Drew Chess Tournament Tony Miles plays 14-year-old Nigel Short in the opening match of the at County Hall. London, 1980.  (Wesley/Stringer)

Phillips and Drew Chess Tournament Tony Miles plays 14-year-old Nigel Short in the opening match of the at County Hall. London, 1980. (Wesley/Stringer)

First Piatigorsky Cup Petrosian, Panno, Piatigorsky and Keres analyzing a game on the board. Los Angeles, 1963.  (Photographer?)

First Piatigorsky Cup Petrosian, Panno, Piatigorsky and Keres analyzing a game on the board.

"Your Move" By Giovanni Garinei (1846 - ?)

"Your Move" By Giovanni Garinei - ?

"Check!" by Douglass Crockwell (1904 - 1968) 1955

" by Douglass Crockwell - 1955

"The Chess Game" by Vincente García de Paredes (1845 - 1903)

"The Chess Game" by Vincente García de Paredes -