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    Sale 5397

    Popular Culture: Rock & Pop Memorabilia

    10 July 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 254

    John Lennon and Yoko Ono

    Price Realised  


    John Lennon and Yoko Ono
    An album John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band, 1970, EMI, stereo, the inner sleeve with printed inscription and caricature, additionally signed by John Lennon in black felt pen

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    The vendor of this lot worked in a London publishing firm, Sphere Books, in the early 1970s. Sphere Books published Yoko Ono's book Grapefruit, and John Lennon and Yoko Ono visited the firm's offices on business connected to the book. Unfortunately the vendor missed their visit due to illness but a colleague, knowing that she was a huge fan of Lennon's, obtained his signature on this album for her.

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