"Taken in the swanky George V Hotel the night the band found out “I Want to Hold Your Hand” hit No. 1 in the U.S., freezes John, Paul, George and Ringo in an exuberant cascade of boyish talent—and perhaps their last moment of unbridled innocence. It captures the sheer joy, happiness and optimism that would be embraced as Beatlemania and that helped lift America’s morale just 11 weeks after John F. Kennedy’s assassination. The following month, Benson accompanied the Fab Four as they flew to New York City to appear on The Ed Sullivan Show, kick-starting the British Invasion." -- Time Magazine's 100 Photos Collection.
Fine Art Prints Are Fiber-Based, Archival Pigment Prints,
Editions of 35 Each Size,
Signed, Titled, Dated & Numbered By Harry Benson.
This photograph is SOLD OUT or very near sold out in several sizes.