Allen Curran: 'John Lennon - Steel And Glass' 1981,
Lot 391W
Allen Curran (British, 1933-2000): John Lennon - 'Steel And Glass', 1981,
Sold for £5,625 (US$ 9,335) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Various Properties
Allen Curran (British, 1933-2000): John Lennon - 'Steel And Glass',
1981,
a large sculpture in bronzed fibreglass and resin on a steel armature, plaster head and hands, approximately 120 inches (305cm.) high

Footnotes

  • This sculpture was unveiled at the first Beatles Convention in Liverpool in 1981. A later version was created, entitled 'Imagine', for the Liverpool Garden Festival in 1984. This was sold at auction in the early 1990s. After the sculptor's death in 2000, the statue offered here was restored by the sculptor's son.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note: The title should read 'Allen Curran (British, 1936-2000)' not 1933 as stated.
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