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    Marilyn Monroe Hand Signed Dye Transfer by Bert Stern. A one-of-a-king image from one of the most important photo sessions ever. Bert Stern, one of the most famous photographers of the 1960s, was the last photographer granted a sitting with Marilyn Monroe -- six weeks before she died. In a three-day session arranged for Vogue magazine in July of 1962 in the Los Angeles Bel-Air Hotel, Stern took nearly 2,700 fashion shots, portraits, and nude studies, of which only a handful were published at the time. This 20" x 20" photographic print is a unique dye transfer, created in a step before the printing of the regular editions whose prints typically sell for thousands of dollars. Made obsolete by computer retouching, they are of a much higher quality than the actual prints themselves. In Excellent condition, this print was signed by Stern in Gold ink on the lower left corner during a 2001 "Today Show" appearance.

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    April, 2006
    14th-15th Friday-Saturday
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    The movie quite literally changed my life. I have included a pic of me in Sly's Rocky 3 Cashmere overcoat, would much appreciate if it is possible for you to forward this email to Sly to let him know the overcoat is in good hands, and will be well taken care of, (as will be the Rambo knife forging tools, the other lot I won!) Wish you very happy holidays and a great 2016!
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