Marilyn Monroe Photo

1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny

1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny
1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny

1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny   1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny
For sale is a Amazing 1953 Type 1 Original Photo of Marilyn Monroe. This amazing promotional still was made for her upcoming film "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes". This iconic image has been used for over 50 years when referring to Marilyn. This is truly one of my favorite photoshoots of her showcasing her in plush white fur and pearls. This photoshoot was taken by the Legendary Frank Powolny. He was an esteemed photographer for Hollywood during the 1950's and 60's. Taking one of Marilyn's most renowned shots including her image used in Andy Warhol's "Turquoise" painting. Studio stills are never dated but "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" was filmed and released in 1953 and is credited to 20th Century Fox.

It measures 8 x 10 inches (which is the common still size) and is in Average Condition. There is a 1 inch tear on the top border that has been repaired on the reverse side by photo tape. There is also minor creases on the top border right above the right side of her hair.

The bottom left corner has started to fold a little along with some very minor foxing around the borders. This is a stunning image of Marilyn that stands out among thousands of her examples. This is truly a photo that would highlight anyones collection. Please contact me if you have anymore questions about the photo since ALL SALES ARE FINAL.

PLEASE STOP BY AND CHECK OUT ALL OF THE OTHER PHOTOS AND VINTAGE ITEMS. The item "1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny" is in sale since Sunday, May 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Entertainment Memorabilia\Movie Memorabilia\Photographs\1950-59\Black & White". The seller is "lewisvintagecollectibles" and is located in McKinney, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States.

  • Year: 1953
  • Original/Reprint: Original
  • Original/Reproduction: Original
  • Size: 8 x 10 in.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States

1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny   1953 Marilyn Monroe Iconic Portrait TYPE 1 Original Photo by Frank Powolny