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    John Lennon Signed Limited Edition 296/300 "Erotic 1" Lithograph from the "Bag One Portfolio (1970). John Lennon Signed Lithograph. Measuring approximately 22.5" by 30" pencil sketch of Yoko Ono from the "Bag One Portfolio," One of a set of limited edition prints. In 1969, as a wedding gift for Yoko, John drew the portfolio as a chronicle of their wedding ceremony, honeymoon, and their "bed-in" pleas for world peace. The "Bag One" series, which contained several erotic sketches, was first published and exhibited on January 14, 1970, at the London Art Gallery. On January 16th, the sketches were seized by Scotland Yard police following complaints of obscenity by members of the public. The portfolio, which contains 14 pieces, was published in a limited edition of 300 lithographs. This one is numbered 296/300, and is fine condition with some minor wear to the edges. COA from Heritage Auctions.

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    4th-5th Saturday-Sunday
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