Kirchherr had dreamed of photographing “charismatic” men and found her ideal subjects in the Beatles, especially their bassist at the time, Stuart Sutcliffe in the 1960's.
A vintage bass drumhead with The Beatles' logo that was used during the English band's first North American tour in 1964 was another top item, selling for $200,000.
Friday marking 50 years since the pop band's unofficial break-up, the so-called "Fab Four" are still popular and present, in spirit if not in the flesh.
Weinstein had arrived at Wende Correctional Facility, a maximum security prison east of Buffalo, New York, on Wednesday after being housed at New York City's Rikers Island jail.
The stage and the lyrics are among 300 items of Beatles memorabilia being sold in New York on April 10, including an annotated shooting script of the band’s 1967 “Hello, Goodbye” music video.
Alan Herring, who worked as a chauffeur for Starr and bandmate George Harrison in the late 60s, said Lennon had given him the glasses after leaving them on the back seat of his Mercedes. The glasses will be sold online by Sotheby's next month.
Fifty years after the Beatles came to India, the site where the Fab Four visited is all in ruins but thanks to the efforts of a group of locals, the site has been reclaimed from the jungle and tourists now roam.
Selling over 65 million records, Fats Domino was one of the pioneers of rock 'n' roll in the 1950s. Domino was a black performer whose music crossed over to white audiences and helped shape early rock.
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