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    Beatles - Autographed Photograph (1964). "It is Very Likely The Greatest Beatles Signed Photograph Known To Exist" - Perry Cox Large glossy black and white photograph by Dezo Hoffmann of the Beatles performing at the Empire Theatre, Liverpool on December 7th, 1963, signed boldly in black felt tip marker by all four members of the group beside their respective images, with faded stamp to the verso Please return to Aztec Services Pty Ltd. 289 Flinders Lane MELBOURNE, double-matted and framed. Image 8" x 10" (7.5" x 9.5" visible), overall frame measurements 13.5" x 15.25". In Excellent condition with some minor wrinkling and creasing; accompanied by two letters of authenticity from Frank Caiazzo; a letter of authenticity from Perry Cox suggesting that this photograph is very likely the greatest Beatles signed photograph known to exist; an Official Souvenir program for the Beatles Australian Tour 1964, in Very Good condition, slight paper loss to cover; a copy of Downie's auction catalogue, 12-13th July, 1999; and a sales receipt from Downie's for the signed photograph.

    Ex lot 1794, The Kenn Brodziak Collection, Downie's Australian Coin Auctions, 13th July, 1999.

    Kenn Brodziak was the Australian promoter responsible for bringing the Beatles to Australia and New Zealand for a 16 day tour in 1964. This photograph was signed for Kenn Brodziak during the tour.

    A similar signed example of this photograph, albeit slightly smaller, was sold at Heritage Auctions in April 2014 for $35,000.

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    February, 2016
    20th Saturday
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