Five alternate pictures for the cover of Abbey Road are displayed by French Beatles specialist and collector Jacques Volcouve, one of the world's greatest living experts of the band, at Drouot auction house in Paris

Five alternate pictures for the cover of Abbey Road are displayed by French Beatles specialist and collector Jacques Volcouve, one of the world’s greatest living experts of the band, at Drouot auction house in Paris

Alternative pictures for the cover of Abbey Road are displayed at an auction of Beatles memorabilia in Paris that was held on March 18, 2017. Some of the songs that appeared on the 1969 album were composed in an ashram in north India. Photo: Reuters/Charles Platiau

April 11, 2017 11:34 AM (UTC+8)