1 July 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,375
Estimate GBP 3,500 - GBP 5,500
A copy of Pop Pics No.8, with a double page colour machine-print photograph featuring individual portrait shots of the Beatles, and signed in blue ballpoint pen by John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr by their respective image -- 18x11¾in. (46x30cm.)
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According to the vendor these signatures were obtained on the 7 October 1963, when after winning a competition through the Daily Express newspaper he met the Beatles at a concert they played at Caird Hall, Dundee.
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