Photo of the Day: Wednesday December 09 2009

JOHN-LENNON

JOHN-LENNON

During a cover shoot for Lennon's Walls and Bridges album, Gruen was asked to create a "very New York" portrait. Gruen had earlier given Lennon a cheap New York City T-shirt he'd bought from a Times Square vendor, which Lennon agreed to wear. Frame number 31A from Gruen's contact sheet became an iconic image.Bob Gruen