Photographs of Marilyn Monroe to be Auctioned

Talking about expensive items, we all know that we can spend our pockets out at auctions. When the auction is on photographs of our favorite stars of the yesteryears, we have more reasons to bid.

Marilyn Monroe has always been able to top the Forbes list as one of the high-earning dead celebrities. Her reputed face is now going to fetch more money for her. Very soon Arnet Online Auctions is about to feature a sale of about 60 photographs of Marilyn Monroe taken by 5 famous artists including Alfred Eisenstaedt, Bert Stern, and George Barris. Eisenstaedt’s photograph is estimated at sell between $20,000 and $30,000.

Last year, around the same time in February, Bonhams Entertainment Memorabilia Auction has arranged for the auction of many things likes dresses, shoes, etc., which belonged to Marilyn Monroe. One lovely cocktail dress was sold for $11,000. That was on one the famous little black dresses that the beautiful actress wore.

Via luxist.com

Posted by Alison Gourdey on February 20, 2009 in Shopping

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