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    Sale 5871

    Popular Culture: Rock & Pop

    1 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    The Beatles

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    The Beatles
    Approximately 50, previously unpublished colour snap-shots taken by a fan circa 1969-71, majority taken outside the Beatles' office at 3 Savile Row, London; subjects include:
    -Ringo and/or Paul with Allen Klein outside the office door;
    -John & Yoko walking down Savile Row;
    -John entering/exiting the office door;
    -Paul walking to the office;
    -Paul posing in the street;
    -Paul walking with Linda;
    -George in a car;
    -Ringo on Savile Row signing autographs;
    -Ringo walking down Savile Row; and
    -Ringo entering Abbey Road Studios, amongst others
    Each with corresponding negative, some duplicate prints, majority -- 3½x3½in. (9x9cm.)
    To be sold with copyright
    Whilst the seller confirms that this property is sold with copyright, Christie's can accept no liability in relation to any matters arising as a result of any imperfection in copyright given.


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    This collection of photographs were compiled by one obsessive fan, who actually ended up on the Apple payroll. The photos are images she took herself when religiously waiting outside various Beatle-related addresses in the hope of seeing, and possibly meeting, a member of the band.

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