Amazing Collection of 5 Vintage Janis Joplin Photographs & Film Contact Strips-Not Graded

closed on Friday, October 12, 2018

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Everything changed for Janis Joplin in 1966 when she joined Big Brother and the Holding Company. That band because of her addition went on to become a major force in the emerging San Francisco psychedelic rock scene. In 1967 she quickly gained national attention after her performance at the Monterey Pop Festival. By 1970 little girl pearl had grown into a full-fledged sensation and was receiving top billing under her own name at large capacity venues. Later that year sadly this incredible talent was gone from this earth.

This is an amazing collection of vintage Janis Joplin photos and film contact strips from various places during various times of her short but magical career. No seasoned collector of Joplin material should be without this lot! There are 5 items in this lot listed below:

Film Contact Strip – Green Room with Members of Big Brother.

Janis on Stage black and white photograph 5 1/14" x 8"

Film Contact Strip – Various backstage shots.

Janis color photograph by Yoram Kahana 10 7/8" x 14 13/32"

Janis black & white photo by Jim Marshall 8” x 10” Jim Marshall Stamp on Reverse.

This lot is not graded and contains multiple items. View the detailed high res photo of this lot for condition of each item. Click on the thumbnail photo to see an enlarged photo. Click a second time on the magnifying glass in the upper right corner of the enlarged photo. A super high res image with every millimeter of each piece in the lot will now be clearly displayed. For a personalized eyewitness examination call 410-464-6180 11:00 am to 6:00pm eastern. This lot is also available for your inspection at our Gallery in Baltimore Maryland.