Tag Archives: Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Through the Lens

Marilyn Monroe Photography Internet Exclusive Auction through Julien’s Auctions, now through Sunday, March 26th Julien’s Auctions, the world record-breaking auction house to the stars, has announced Marilyn: Through The Lens, an online auction closing Sunday, March 26th, 2017. The sale will feature over 100 Marilyn Monroe photographs by the most significant photographers of the era […]

Marilyn Monroe Photographs from "The Last Sitting" Bring $80,000 at Heritage Auctions

DALLAS – A private collection of rare photographs of starlet Marilyn Monroe, taken by Bert Stern during his Last Sitting session in 1962 just weeks before her death, exceeded all expectations to bring a combined $80,000 at Heritage Auctions. The March 15 auction realized $137,519 and included a range of images – from early, wide-eyed […]

How Are These Famous People Related?

How Are These Famous People Related?

How Are These Famous People Related? by Mike McLeod What do Napoleon Bonaparte and Charlie Chaplin have in common? How about Marilyn Monroe, Winston Churchill, John Lennon, and the Rolling Stones? Think about it for a moment. What could all these famous people from history, the movies, and music have in common? They weren’t born […]

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Hasselhoff’s car, $152,600, Julien’s

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Hasselhoff’s car, $152,600, Julien’s

Gavels ’n’ Paddles: Hasselhoff’s car, $152,600, Julien’s Results of Recent Auctions From Around the World The 1986 DH Pontiac Firebird two-door hatchback KITT car owned and driven by actor David Hasselhoff sped away for $152,600 at a Hollywood Legends Auction held April 11-12 by Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills, Calif. Also, a pair of rhinestone […]

Dorothy Wizard of Oz dress, $480,000, Julien's Auctions

Dorothy Wizard of Oz dress, $480,000, Julien’s Auctions Gavels ‘n’ Paddles Recent Auction Results From Near & Far By Ken Hall The blue gingham dress that Judy Garland wore when she portrayed Dorothy Gale in the 1939 movie The Wizard of Oz sold for $480,000 at an auction held Nov. 9-10 by Julien’s Auctions in […]

Ken's Korner: Poland will auction off Milton Greene photos

Ken’s Korner: Poland will auction off Milton Greene photos – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – September 2012 The country of Poland announced it will auction a collection of about 4,000 photographs taken by the late photographer Milton Greene (1922-1985), some of which might be previously unpublished works. The group contains images of Marilyn […]

Ken's Korner: Trove of Marilyn Monroe photos are donated to archives

Ken’s Korner: Trove of Marilyn Monroe photos are donated to archives – The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles – June 2006 The son of the late Canadian photojournalist Jock Carroll has donated his father’s extensive photograph collection to the the National Library and Archives Canada in Ottowa. Carroll died in 1995 at age 76. His […]