LOT 1315
SOLD €160,00

John Lennon. Bag one.

© 1970 John Lennon. Laurens A. Daane N.V. Amsterdam. Holland. Portfolio (37.5 x 50 cm.), white (discoloured) cased cover with title, facsimile edition complete with illus. title, alphabet poem, 6 portrait drawings in b/w and 7 erotic drawings in sepia. Each leaf with the printed signature of John Lennon.

The original portfolio was intended as a wedding gift from John Lennon to Yoko Ono. The presentation at the London Art Gallery was obstructed by the police and the portfolio with drawings was confiscated as "obscene". This facsimile edition was printed for the occasion of the Dutch exhibition later that year. Back with small tear, ca. 5 cm. with no loss to paper, and several light traces of use. Leaves in good condition.

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