Lot #5076
Brian Epstein's Personally-Owned Oversized Photograph

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Estimate: $500+

Description

Vintage circa 1960s matte-finish 12 x 10 close-up portrait of Beatles manager Brian Epstein, which is affixed to a same-size mount and once belonged to Epstein himself. In very good to fine condition, with a trivial bit of emulsion loss at the top edge and a diagonal crease to the upper right. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity from Tracks and a letter of provenance from Epstein's nephew, confirming that "the original 1960s photo...was formerly the property of my uncle, Brian Epstein. It was bequeathed to me."

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #571 - Ended December 12, 2019