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    A Marilyn Monroe Group of Black and White Press Photographs, 1950s. Four total, all original prints with a glossy finish; the first depicting the star standing next to Gladys Lloyd Robinson [wife of Edward G.] at an art exhibit in 1954; the second depicting the star on the set of "The Seven Year Itch" in 1955, verso stamped in part "Credit / Tom Caffrey / Globe Photos / ...N.Y.," further penciled annotation reads "Marilyn smiles very / prettily for the camera;" the third depicts the star during her photo session with Cecil Beaton in 1956, verso stamped in part "Globe Photos / ...N.Y.;" and the fourth depicts the star on the set of "Some Like It Hot " in 1959 (with Paula Strasberg barely visible behind her as they sit in a car), verso stamped in part "Credit / Dick Miller / Globe Photos / ...N.Y." and another stamp from a press agency in Cape Town, Africa; all images ran in various publications at the time and most have not been seen in decades. (Please note there is paper residue on the Beaton-related one; all have slight dents that can be seen in raking light only.)
    10" x 8" and smaller


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
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