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Iain Macmillan

Untitled (John Lennon & Yoko Ono Photo Contact Sheet), 1971

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Details

Lot 39
12 35mm film photos on oversize contact sheet
19.5 x 15.5 in (49.5 x 39.4 cm)
Unique
Unsigned; numbered ‘NY1 - NY12’ by the artist and labeled on recto
Estimate: $2,000 - $2,500

Location

This work ships from the United States.


Description

Scottish photographer Iain Macmillan is best known as the photographer who shot the Beatles' 'Abbey Road' cover. When John Lennon & Yoko Ono moved to NYC, Iain went with them to document their various avant-garde adventures. This oversize contact sheet of 12 photos taken in NYC in 1971 features "stethoscope pictures“ based on Ono’s solo 1966 project where she used a stethoscope to “hear” a timeless clock.


Additional Info


About Iain Macmillan

Iain Stewart Macmillan (Scottish, 1938-2006) was a professional photographer, most famous for talking the Beatles’ Abbey Road album cover in 1969. He worked closely with John Lennon and Yoko Ono for several years, documenting their life in New York.