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    Marilyn Monroe by Frank Powolny & Other Lot (20th Century Fox, 1953). Very Fine. Photos (2) (8" X 10") .
    Marilyn Monroe became a pop-culture icon, and the photographs of her taken by long-time 20th Century Fox portrait photographer Frank Powolny helped her achieve her iconic status. Featured here is a 1953 portrait photo of Marilyn Monroe taken by Powolny. Also included is a photo of Marilyn in her role as Lorelei Lee from Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (20th Century Fox, 1953). These unrestored vintage silver gelatin, single weight, glossy photos show some light edge wear and scuffs, minute tears, faint smudges and surface blemishes, and mild creases and checking. Gentlemen Prefer Blondes displays slightly worse wear and has some faint toning. On the verso of the Frank Powolny photo is a strip of paper tape and a mild paper lift, and on the verso of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes are a few paper remnants.


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    Auction Dates
    March, 2021
    27th-28th Saturday-Sunday
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