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Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Marilyn Monroe's Intimate Pictures Hit the Auction Block

MmonroeA substantial collection of photos of the late Marilyn Monroe that chart the icon’s transformation are going up for sale. From a shy Norma Jean Baker to her final moments as a screen siren, more than 100 photos capture her journey. The images include promotional shots from Niagara in 1952, photos from her visit to the Korean troops in 1954, and photos with her husband in 1960. Additionally, there are thirty-three photos of Monroe taken just weeks before the legend’s untimely death. The photos are suspected to sell for $90,000.

See Ekin Karasin, The World’s Last Glimpse of Marilyn: Star’s Final Photoshoot Is Among Trove of Classic Monroe Images Going Up for Auction, Daily Mail, March 21, 2017.

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