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Image size 19.0 x 13.0 inches (48.3 x 33.0 cm). Bert Stern and Marilyn Monroe, whom is nude on photo matte paper. The photo shoot was commissioned by Vogue magazine and took place in late June 1962 at the Bel Air Hotel in Los Angeles during several sessions at the Hotel Bel-Air, just six weeks before Marilyn Monroe died.

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Publication: Stern, Bert. The last sitting / Bert Stern ; from the collection of Michaela and Leon Constantiner, New York. [Milan] : Electa ; [New York] : Distributed by Random House, Inc., c2007. Stern, Bert. Bert Stern : adventures / Bert Stern, Robert Sobieszek. Boston, MA : Little, Brown and Company, 1998. Stern, Bert. Silk and The ragpicker's grandson / Bert Stern. New York : Red Dust, 1998. Stern, Bert. Marilyn Monroe : the complete last sitting / Bert Stern ; text by Bert Stern in collaboration with Annie Gottlieb. Munich : Schirmer Art Books, c1992. The Little black pill book / Bert Stern, producer ; Lawrence D. Chilnick, editor-in-chief ; text by Lois B. Morris ... [et al.] ; photography, Bert Stern, Burt Cohen. New York : Bantam Books, 1983. Stern, Bert. The last sitting / Bert Stern ; text with Annie Gottlieb. New York : Morrow, 1982. Cornfield, Jim. The photo illustration, Bert Stern / text by Jim Cornfield, with the editors of Alskog, inc. [New York] : T. Y. Crowell, [1974].
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  • Pickup Location: New York, USA
  • Shipping Dimensions: 19 x 13 in. (48.26 x 33.02 cm.)
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