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    Sale 7722

    Photographs

    1 July 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 123

    JOHN DEAKIN (1912-1972)

    P.S. I love you, 1969

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JOHN DEAKIN (1912-1972)
    P.S. I love you, 1969
    oil on board
    signed on recto
    17½ x 24in. (44.5 x 61cm.)


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    Created to illustrate The Beatles' song for Alan Aldridge's 1969 book.

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    Literature

    Aldridge (ed.), The Beatles Illustrated Lyrics, Macdonald Unit 75, 1969, p.149.


    Exhibited

    London, Michael Parkin Fine Art Ltd., Artists of the Colony Room Club: A Tribute to Muriel Belcher, 11 November -- 4 December 1982.