This listing was ended by the seller because the item is no longer available.

 
Posts to:
United States and many other countries | See details
Delivery:
Please allow additional time if international delivery is subject to customs processing.
 
Posts to:
United States and many other countries | See details

Details about  John Lennon & Yoko Ono Signed "Double Fantasy" LP - Caiazzo LOA

See original listing
John Lennon & Yoko Ono Signed "Double Fantasy" LP - Caiazzo LOA
John-Lennon-Yoko-Ono-Signed-Double-Fantasy-LP-Caiazzo-LOA
Item Ended
Item condition:
--not specified
Ended:
18 Jun, 2014 15:53:06 BST
Price:
US $23,000.00
[
History:
]
 
Approximately £15,536.34(including postage)
Postage:
US $24.75 (approx. £16.72) USPS Priority Mail International Small Flat Rate Box | See details
International items may be subject to customs processing and additional charges.  help icon for delivery - opens a layer
Item location:
Studio City, California, United States

More chances to get what you want Feedback on our suggestions

Description

eBay item number:
251526237461
Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.
Last updated on  14 Jun, 2014 00:04:06 BST  View all revisions
"...One of the nicest Lennon signed "Double Fantasy" albums known to exist." ~ Frank Caiazzo

This rare "Double Fantasy" LP has been autographed beautifully on the back cover in blue ballpoint pen by both John Lennon and Yoko Ono, with facial caricatures of both drawn by John. It has been inscribed "To Karen" (Beatles expert Frank Caiazzo's letter of authenticity notes that Karen was working in the studio with John during the sessions.) Mr. Caiazzo's LOI, which is included with this rarity, also observes: "This LP cover is an excellent example, signed as nicely as it is, with facial caricatures drawn by John, and is one of the nicest "Double Fantasy" albums known to exist."

John Lennon autographed "Double Fantasy" album covers are incredibly rare, with fewer than 10 coming to market in the past 33 years (Beatles expert Frank Caiazzo puts the number at 8 or 10 - including the last one John signed on the night he died, which sold to a private buyer in 1999 for an estimated $460,000; this same LP was most recently offered by auction house Moments in Time with an expected $850,000 selling price. 

The reason for such scarcity is two-fold:

* The album was released only 21 days before John died, and he signed VERY FEW due to the fact that he didn't have much time to sign them.

* The few people who got these were either close friends of John's or people in the business who won't sell at any price. 

As Lennon's legacy grows, so too does the value of his memorabilia. According to the industry's PFC40 Autographs Index, Lennon's autograph has risen in value by 756.1% over the past 10 years - a significant leap indeed. Meanwhile, collectors remain fascinated by the 'firsts' and 'lasts' of John Lennon's life, whether it's his earliest-known autographs or his last-ever signatures. 

This rare piece of Beatles history has been beautifully museum quality framed with a photo of both John and Yoko at the Dakota during happier, more peaceful times.

A Frank Caiazzo LOA is included.

Questions and answers about this item

No questions or answers have been posted about this item.




00000

Submit bid

Time left:
Current bid:
(Approximately ##1##)
Postage:
Import charges:
Your maximum bid:
Your maximum bid:
Please read the full listing. By clicking Confirm bid you commit to buy this item from the seller if you are the winning bidder. You will enter a binding contract.
By clicking Confirm bid, you are committing to buy this item from the seller if you are the winning bidder and have read and agree to the Global Shipping Programme terms and conditions - opens in a new window or tab. Import charges previously quoted are subject to change if you increase you maximum bid amount.
Cancel
Loading...
Resume bidding, if the page does not update immediately.
Submit bid
Review and confirm your bid
Bid confirmation
d
h
m
s
day
hour
hours
Free P&P
See item description
(Approximately ##1##)
(Enter ##1## or more)
(Enter more than ##1##)
Your maximum bid:
Increase maximum bid
Submit bid
Confirm bid
Increase maximum bid
Cancel
Change bid
Close
, you've been outbid. Don't let it get away - bid again.
, you're the highest bidder on this item. Hope you win it.
, you're the first bidder. Hope you win.
, you're currently the high bidder, but you're close to getting outbid.
, this auction is almost over and you're currently the high bidder.
, you're the high bidder, but the reserve price hasn't been met.
Please enter your bid again.
Please enter a valid number as the bid price.
Enter an amount that is equal or greater than the minimum bid required. This can be found under the bid entry box.
Maximum bids can't be lowered once they're submitted.
This seller requires the buyer to have a PayPal account to purchase this item. Get a PayPal account here .
Your bid is greater than or equal to the Buy it now price. We recommend you purchase this item via Buy it now. If you still wish to bid, you may do so below.
Time left:
Current bid:
(approximately ##1##)
Your maximum bid:
(approximately ##1##)
Increase your maximum bid:
By clicking 1 Click Bid, you are agreeing to buy this item from the seller if you're the winning bidder. Learn moreabout 1-click bid - opens in a new window or tab
day
hour
min
sec
days
hours
mins
secs
(approximately ##1##)
Winning bid:
Starting bid:
Close
Congratulations The auction has ended and you're the winner.
The auction has ended, but the reserve price was not met.
Sorry, the auction has ended and you were outbid.
Good news, you're the highest bidder.
Sorry, you've been outbid.
You're the highest bidder, but the reserve price has not been met.
Please enter a higher amount than the current bid.
Maximum bids cannot be lowered once submitted.
Please enter a valid number.