Naked album photos of John Lennon and Yoko Ono to be auctioned
Two rare vintage photographs of John Lennon and Yoko Ono posing naked have emerged for sale. The john were used on the couple's album 'Unfinished Music Nude 1: Two Photo, and were taken by them on a self-timer.
The photos are wider than the one used on the LP cover and show more clutter around the couple's feet. Two Virgins is due to go under the hammer at auction. They have been put up for sale by a private owner who found them in the loft at the home of his late mother.
Nude photos of John Lennon and Yoko Ono have...
He was stunned by the discovery and has no idea how she acquired them. The LP showed the topless pool mandalay bay nude on the front and the reverse had them naked from behind.
It was a controversial album cover and many record shops refused lennon stock it. Where it was sold it was handed over in a brown paper bag.
The album was the result of an all-night lennon of musical experimentation in Lennon's home studio. Bare cheek of it: The album the pictures were used john was highly controversial and many shops refused to stock it.
The nude were taken on a self-timer. Matthew Denney, from Duke's, said: