Photo of the Day: 6 November 2010

Photo: Bert Stern / PDN Photo of the Day PHOTO OF THE DAY 6 NOVEMBER Marilyn Monroe, from “The Last Sitting” (Diamonds), 1962. Contempor...


PHOTO OF THE DAY
6 NOVEMBER


Marilyn Monroe, from “The Last Sitting” (Diamonds), 1962. Contemporary archival pigment print mounted to board, image 20 x 24 inches, signed and dated in grease crayon on verso. Donation of the artist and Staley-Wise Gallery.

This image was one of 300 items that was a part of the George Eastman House Benefit Auction at Sotheby’s on Oct. 4, 2010. Types of photographs included daguerreotypes, salted paper prints, heliogravures, photogravures, carbon, platinum, gelatin silver, dye transfer, and archival pigment prints.

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  1. Truly, This is one of the most beautiful pics I have seen of Marylin Monroe. Well done...

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  2. It's a brilliant shot! Bert Stern may have captured a genuinely happy moment of her! (:

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