Astrid Kirchherr (1938-)/Warner Brothers - John Lennon & Stuart Sutcliffe, Hamburg, 1960

Astrid Kirchherr (1938-)/Warner Brothers - John Lennon & Stuart Sutcliffe, Hamburg, 1960
Gelatin-silver print (PE) - Press Agency/Newspaper Stamp

Black and white press photograph showing John Lennon (and Stuart Sutcliffe in the background), in Hamburg at the "Hamburg Fun Fair" in 1960. Credited in lower left to Astrid Kirchherr. Printed for the promotion of the movie "Imagine: John Lennon". Dated 1988 recto and 1988 date stamp on the reverse.

AGE: printed later in 1988
PROCESS: gelatin silver print on resin-coated (RC) paper
SIZE: 25.7 x 20.3 cm (total)
CONDITION: very minor imperfections; overall still very good to excellent

Astrid Kirchherr (born 20 May 1938) is a German photographer and artist and is well known for her association with the Beatles (along with her friends Klaus Voormann and Jürgen Vollmer), and her photographs of the band's original members – John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Stuart Sutcliffe and Pete Best – during their early days in Hamburg.

Lot details
Astrid Kirchherr (1938-)/Warner Brothers
Title of artwork
John Lennon & Stuart Sutcliffe, Hamburg, 1960
Gelatin-silver print (PE)
Press Agency/Newspaper Stamp
Image size
16.8×24.1 cm
Total dimensions
20.3×25.7×0 cm
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