The Life & Art of Stuart Sutcliffe
Pauline Sutcliffe, Kay Williams
- ISBN: 0904351521
- Deluxe edition: 2000 copies
Signed by: Astrid Kirchherr, Pauline Sutcliffe, Kay Williams
Contributors: Astrid Kirchherr, Cynthia Lennon, Jurgen Vollmer, Paul McCartney
Binding: 1/4 leather and linen, silk-screened in two colours.
Box: Matt-laminated slipcase featuring two of Astrid Kirchherr's classic images of Stuart and The Beatles.
Extras: Additional facsimile sketchbook bound in paper-covered boards to closely match Stuart's original (112mm x 185mm, 152 pages).
The limited edition box set contains two superbly printed books. The first, a definitive illustrated biography of Stuart. The second, a facsimile reproduction of one of his artist sketchbooks.
The two volumes combine to provide both the first comprehensive catalogue of Stuart Sutcliffe's art, and an unrivalled view into the formative years of the band later to conquer the world as The Beatles.
Tony Sheridan, Günter Zint