1962 Marilyn Monroe Original Photo George Barris Santa Monica Beach Stamped
This is a link to a very interesting article that just came out about Marilyn. Note: photo is not mounted or attached to anything I photograph all my items on top of a black archival box. Thanks for your interest. Note: last photo is of an article about the special re-discovery of these photos by George Barris in the 1980’s. Article not included, for reference only. Produced from the original negative or transparency in the 80’s. Here Marilyn is in a beautiful pose, carefree and happy with such a cute expression on her face in a gorgeous close up shot wearing her famous sweater she wore that day. Rare shot-One of the “last photos” ever to be taken of the young starlet. If you like, please follow me for more rare original Marilyn Monroe photos you may be interested in, I will be listing my entire collection. Taken shortly before Marilyn’s passing in June of 1962. Barris went shopping for Marilyn before this shooting and is quoted in his book as saying On my shopping spree for Marilyn, I went to two of her favorite stores, Jax on Wilshire Boulevard in Beverly Hills, and Saks Fifth Avenue. At Jax I bought her some beautiful slacks and decorative Emilio Pucci sport shirts. When Marilyn & Barris got to Tim’s house, Barris introduced him and his maid, Louise, to Marilyn. Louise became so nervous when Marilyn shook her hand that she fluttered and stuttered, saying, Is that really you? No one will believe me when I say I met and shook hands with Marilyn Monroe. I can hardly believe it myself. Is that really you? ” Marilyn, laughing, replied, “Sometimes I can hardly believe it, too.