DescriptionThe Beatles Group of Four Michael Ward Lithographs Taken February 19th, 1963 with Embossing Stamp. Michael Ward was a well respected photojournalist and his brush with the Beatles captured a brief period in time before Beatlemania took hold of the world.
On February 19th 1963 the Beatles were informed that "Please Please Me" had reached number one in the U.K. singles chart. That was also the day that they met Michael Ward. He was commissioned to photograph the Fabs for a magazine. 1) John Lennon and Paul McCartney looking down at the audience on stage at the Cavern club. Minor bend on the front at the bottom left corner. Two pieces of white tape on the verso at the top of the litho; 2) Beatles on stage at the Cavern club; 3) John Lennon and Paul McCartney at the Cavern club; 4) George Harrison on stage at the Cavern club. Each limited edition lithograph measures approx: 12 1/2" by 16 3/4". On 300gsm archival paper and is official with Michael Wards embossing stamp. Beautiful black and white images capturing Rock n Roll history.
In overall Near Mint condition and ready to frame for display. COA from Heritage Auctions.
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