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    Sale 5238

    Film & Entertainment Memorabilia

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 70

    Marilyn Monroe

    Price Realised  

    Marilyn Monroe
    A pair of reading spectacles, the cat-eye frames marked , the right-hand arm bearing teeth-marks at the terminal; and black silk case lined in white, labelled inside Made especially for you by Devonaire of California; accompanied by a reproduction of a colour photograph of Marilyn wearing a pair of sunglasses in a similar style (printed recently) (2)


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    Provenance

    One of two pairs included in ex lot 121, The Personal Property of Marilyn Monroe, Christie's, 20 Rockefeller Plaza, New York, 27 and 28 October, 1999