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Re: Sketches smetches...



My guess is that Jimmy contacted them and asked them to pull the sketches 
out of the auction so he could purchase them privately.

:O)

Chef



- ----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Dragonlady" <dr4gonlady@xxxxxxxxxxx>
To: "Nech" <tytlane@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
Cc: "zeppelin" <zeppelin@xxxxxxxx>
Sent: Monday, August 16, 2010 1:37 PM
Subject: Re: Sketches smetches...


> Oh dear! I would have fainted if I had found these. In art, Millais is to 
> me as dear as Jimmy is in music, the absolute epitomy of art. Master of 
> light and shade. he was already famous at 14 (the age the article says he 
> was when he did these!)
>
>
> Nech a ?crit :
>> http://www.independent.ie/entertainment/music/jimmy-page-dispute-over-sketches-2299384.html
>>
>> Four sketches by a famous Victorian artist found tucked inside some Led 
>> Zeppelin records have been withdrawn from sale after it emerged they may 
>> belong to the band's guitarist Jimmy Page.
>>
>> The pictures, by Pre-Raphaelite artist John Everett Millais, were due to 
>> be sold on Saturday at Chilcotts Auctioneers in Devon.
>>
>> They were found inside records owned by Rick Hobbs, who worked for Page 
>> and the band for many years before his death in January.
>>
>>
>>
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