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    John Lennon Bag One Original White Portfolio Bag with Lithographs Erotic #3 and Front Page (1970).
    Lennon created a series of drawings depicting scenes from his and Yoko Ono's wedding and honeymoon, giving them to her as a wedding present in 1969. The next year, a series of fourteen lithographs were created based on the original drawings and exhibited in New York and London. There were 300 numbered sets of the prints created, each Measuring approx: 23" x 30" in size, placed inside an imprinted white zippered case, and sold through art galleries. 1) Now-scarce leather case Measures approx: 32.5" x 24" in size; 2) Erotic #3 No. 196/300 approx: 23" x 30" in size. Signed By John Lennon; 3) Front page No. 192/300 lithograph describing the set: "John Lennon/bag one is a series of original lithographs. approx: 23" x 30" in size. Each has been pulled on BFK Rives paper at The Bank Street Atelier, Ltd., New York. Not sign by Lennon. This series captured a moment in John and Yoko's history and have become very desirable Indeed. Overall condition is Very Good Plus, with scuffing throughout, darkened handles, a pink stain on the front top middle, and worn corners. COA from Heritage Auctions.


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    July, 2019
    20th-21st Saturday-Sunday
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