Lennon illustrated Budgie card up for sale

November 23rd, 2007 - 9:10 pm ICT by admin  

London, Nov 23 (ANI): A card illustrated by John Lennon is all set to go on sale this Christmas.

The yellow Fat Budgie picture was first used on the charity Oxfams cards during Beatlemania in 1965.

The image was originally used in Lennons book, A Spaniard in the Works, and will be reprinted for the first time with Yoko Onos permission.

According to Times Online, the Cards will be costing around 2.99 pounds and will be sold in limited editions in Oxfam shops.

However, Ono has already ordered 200 cards to be sent out this Christmas.

John lennon was a multi-faceted personality, as songwriter, graphic artist, author and a peace activist, who gained worldwide fame as one of the founders of The Beatles.(ANI)

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