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Paul McCartney’s signature will be auctioned in Mexico for over $ 2,400

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An autograph of ex-Beatle Paul McCartney, who on June 17 turned 80, It will be auctioned in Mexico City and the estimated price of the firm has been established between 2,900 and 2,400 dollars. (between 60,000 and 50,000 pesos), reported an auction house on Tuesday.

In a statement, the house Morton Subastas indicated that the Antique and Contemporary Book Auction, to be held on July 12will have a variety of works, among which three objects signed by two of the most recognized music figures worldwide stand out: Ringo Starr and Sir Paul McCartney.

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The signature of McCartney, a former bassist and one of the composers of the Liverpool quartet, is found on the back of the album The Beatles / 1967-1970. But in addition, the lot has the signature of Ringo Starr on the front.

The estimates at which this piece was valued, by Morton’s specialists, are between 60,000 and 50,000 pesos (about 2,900 and 2,400 dollars).

Mortón pointed out that the firm has a certificate of authenticity from “Beckett Authentication Services”, dated 2016.

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The photo that was the cover of the album The Beatles / 1969-1970 was taken by photographer Angus McBean, who suggested capturing the group looking down the interior staircase of the EMI house that was located in Manchester Square, London, later demolished.

The image was intended as the cover of their debut album Please Please Me in 1963, which in the end they decided not to use and it was six years later when they brought it to light.

In addition to McCartney’s autograph, which is framed, the Anthology 2 album cover, also signed by McCartney, will be put up for sale, with estimated prices between 40,000 and 30,000 pesos (between 1,950 and 1,450 dollars).

Meanwhile, lot 17, made up of the cover and disc of Ringo’s Rotogravure, with Ringo Starr’s signature on the cover, has estimated prices of 50,000 and 40,000 pesos (between 2,400 and 1,950 dollars).

Starr and McCartney are the survivors of the group that revolutionized music with only eight years of history together with the deceased George Harrison (1943-2001) and John Lennon (1940-1980).

In addition, both are two of the most recognized personalities of all time and who carry with them the legacy of the most popular and influential group in the history of pop music. (YO)

Source: Eluniverso

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