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    Sale 2252

    Icons of Glamour and Style: The Constantiner Collection

    16 - 17 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 125

    ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)

    Marilyn Monroe, for Life, 1953

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    ALFRED EISENSTAEDT (1898-1995)
    Marilyn Monroe, for Life, 1953
    gelatin silver print
    signed, inscribed in ink, 'R. Louríe Collection' and credit stamps (on the mount)
    13¼ x 9½in. (33.7 x 24.1cm.)


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's, New York, April 7, 1998, lot 323.


    Exhibited

    Marilyn Monroe: Photographs from the Collection of Michaela and Leon Constantiner, Tel Aviv Museum, Israel, May 13 - September 25, 2004;
    I Wanna Be Loved By You: Photographs of Marilyn Monroe from the Leon and Michaela Constantiner Collection, Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York, November 12, 2004 - April 3, 2005, Toledo Museum of Art and Bass Museum of Art.