Marilyn Monroe photographed by Cecil Beaton

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Marilyn Monroe on the set of Bus Stop

Marilyn Monroe on the set of Bus Stop

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Marilyn Monroe with columnist Army Archerd

Marilyn Monroe with columnist Army Archerd

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Marilyn Monroe at a luncheon for Nikita Khrushchev, 1959.

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retrogasm:

“For hours she danced and sang and flirted and did this thing that’s—she did Marilyn Monroe. The white wine helped things along. Then there was the inevitable drop … she sat in the corner like a child, with everything gone. I wouldn’t photograph her without her knowledge of it. And as I came with the camera, I saw that she was not saying no.”

–Richard Avedon 1957

Avedon captured Norma Jean and she was even more beautiful…

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Marilyn Monroe, March Of Dimes Fashion Show, 1957

Marilyn Monroe, March Of Dimes Fashion Show, 1957

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A rare photo of Marilyn Monroe on the night she was elected Miss Press Club of 1953.

A rare photo of Marilyn Monroe on the night she was elected Miss Press Club of 1953.

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Marilyn Monroe on the set of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, 1953.

Marilyn Monroe on the set of Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, 1953.

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Marilyn on the set of ‘There’s No Business Like Show Business’ with Donald O’Connor and vocal coach Ken Darby, 1954.

Marilyn on the set of ‘There’s No Business Like Show Business’ with Donald O’Connor and vocal coach Ken Darby, 1954.

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Marilyn Monroe photographed for The Asphalt Jungle, 1950 © Eric Carpenter.

Marilyn Monroe photographed for The Asphalt Jungle, 1950 © Eric Carpenter.

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Marilyn Monroe photographed by William Carroll, 1945.

Marilyn Monroe photographed by William Carroll, 1945.

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