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    Sale 5397

    Popular Culture: Rock & Pop Memorabilia

    10 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 256

    John Lennon

    Price Realised  


    John Lennon
    A white vinyl portfolio with zip fastening and handles, printed on one side with black lettering BAG ONE and John Lennon's facsimile signature, 1970 -- 26x33in. (66x83.8cm.)

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    This portfolio was designed to house a complete set of 15 Bag One limited edition lithographic prints on BFK Rivers paper, each signed and numbered by John Lennon in pencil. Bag One was produced as a celebration of John and Yoko's marriage in a limited edition of 300 by Cinammon Press, New York, 1970.

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