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Lot # 27: 1951 Marilyn Monroe, "Early Pin-Up Photo in Swimsuit" Incredible Image

Category: Entertainment

Starting Bid: $25.00

Bids: 35 (Bid History)

Time Left: Auction closed
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Item was in Auction "February Collectors Auction 2023",
which ran from 1/27/2023 9:00 PM to
2/18/2023 8:00 PM

1951 Early pin-up photograph of actress and model Marilyn Monroe in a red swimsuit and high heeled shoes and posing with large sticks of dynamite, symbolic of her red-hot status in the industry. A stunning image that is from one of her most famous early photo-shoots, this is a crystal clear piece of early pin-up photography and it presents well with some light creasing from news-room handling. Dated on the back from 1953 (file date) and the first example of this image we have ever seen!

Size: 7x9
Designation: Vintage 1
Condition: 3.5/5
Quality: 5/5
Overall Grade: 8.5/10

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