When she wasn't being wife and sometime backup singer for Paul McCartney
, Linda McCartney
(1941-1998) was an active rock photographer whose archive contains a reported 200,000 images of icons like Jimi Hendrix
, Mick Jagger
and, of course, the Beatles
. Now, Sir Paul has selected 26 of her prints -- his favorites, supposedly -- which are being displayed and sold for the first time in “Life in Photographs,” June 7-16, 2011 at Phillips de Pury & Company
in London. Prices range from £2,500-£10,000.