Lot #2083
Bob Dylan 1969 Isle of Wight Festival Poster

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Original 34.25 x 22.5 poster for Bob Dylan at the Isle of Wight Festival of Music in August 1969, featuring two large portraits of the legendary singer-songwriter in dark sunglasses. On the left side, the poster lists other acts including the Who, Moody Blues, Joe Cocker, Free, King Crimson, The Band, and Richie Havens. Rolled and in fine condition. After spending much of the previous three years in semi-retirement following his motorcycle accident, this festival marked Dylan's great return to the spotlight. Backed by The Band, he performed 17 of his hits, including 'Maggie's Farm,' 'It Ain't Me, Babe,' 'Mr. Tambourine Man,' 'Highway 61 Revisited,' and 'Like a Rolling Stone.'

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #636 - Ended May 19, 2022