|Rubber Soul - Robert Freeman|
Freeman himself is not really satisfied with the result. He thinks that the budget EMI gave him, was insufficient. In one of his picture books he later printed the same picture in sepia-tones. (See also p. 196 of The Beatles Anthology book). That’s more like the result he was looking after. It mirrored the changing shapes in their lives.
|This is how Rubber Soul was presented in one of Robert Freeman's books.|
The four faces on the cover are recognizable enough not to need a groups name on the album. Another first.
|The Italian LP changed the "Rubber Soul" letters.|
|Rubber Soul back cover - Robert Freeman|
Books: 'Yesterday' by Robert Freeman, The Beatles Anthology book, 'Many Years From Now' by Miles, 'In My Life' by Pete Shotton, 'The complete EMI Recording Sessions' by Mark Lewisohn and 'The Beatles London' by Mark Lewisohn and Peter Schreuder. And countless websites.