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    Marilyn Monroe News Stand Poster (Life Magazine, 1952). Poster (26.5" X 34.5").
    During her lifetime, Marilyn Monroe appeared on the cover of Life magazine six times and has appeared a few times on the cover since her death in 1962. This cover from 1952 was her first, her most well known, and certainly her most collectible. This is the original news stand poster produced for that publication in 1952. The poster has been mounted on foamcore and has had restoration to small cracks and tears in the edges. There were pinholes in the corners and a chip within her chest. The red field at the bottom and around the logo have been airbrushed. The expert restoration work was done very well. This is a real rarity among Monroe collectors and will be a great addition to any collection. Fine on Foamcore.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2012
    23rd-24th Friday-Saturday
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