Lot 7410: Scarce original Sire Records promotional standee for the Ramones's 1977 album Rocket to Russia, 38.5 x 44.5, signed and inscribed in black felt tip, "To Casual Chris, Joey Ramone," "To Chris, Dee Dee Ramone," and "To Chris—Johnny Ramone." In fine condition. Oversized. Displayed in stores to promote the Ramones's classic third full-length release, this eye-catching display was produced in an extremely limited run due to production costs, with this being the only signed example ever encountered. Accompanied by a letter of provenance from Chris Lamy, close friend of The Ramones and guitarist of The Jabbers, formerly GG Allin & The Jabbers. The Chris Lamy Collection.
RR Auction's Marvels of Modern Music Auction 457
Thursday, 23rd July 2015
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