Thomson Reuters

John Lennon manuscripts, drawings sell for $2.9 million at auction

Share Slideshow
Photographer
© Shannon Stapleton / Reuters

A Sotheby's employee handles a typescript signed by John Lennon during the press preview of a collection of Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's in New York May 29, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A Sotheby's employee handles a typescript signed by John Lennon during the press preview of a collection of Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's in New York May 29, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Close
1 / 4
Photographer
SHANNON STAPLETON

Drawings are seen as part of John Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's auction house in New York in this May 29, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

Drawings are seen as part of John Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's auction house in New York in this May 29, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Close
2 / 4
Photographer
© Shannon Stapleton / Reuters

An untitled drawing by John Lennon is seen during the press preview of a collection of Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's auction house in New York May 29, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

An untitled drawing by John Lennon is seen during the press preview of a collection of Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's auction house in New York May 29, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Close
3 / 4
Photographer
© Shannon Stapleton / Reuters

An untitled drawing of a four-eyed guitar player by John Lennon is seen during the press preview of a collection of Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's auction house in New York May 29, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

An untitled drawing of a four-eyed guitar player by John Lennon is seen during the press preview of a collection of Lennon's original drawings and manuscripts from 1964-65 at Sotheby's auction house in New York May 29, 2014. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Close
4 / 4

All Collections

Flooding in Chile

Friday, March 27, 2015

All Collections

Earth from above

Friday, March 27, 2015

All Collections

Wreckage in the Alps

Friday, March 27, 2015

All Collections

Sleeping volcano awakens

Friday, March 27, 2015

All Collections

The Amanda Knox trial

Friday, March 27, 2015

All Collections

Building collapse in New York

Friday, March 27, 2015

All Collections

Nigeria votes

Friday, March 27, 2015

All Collections

Islamist militants storm Mogadishu hotel

Friday, March 27, 2015