Poland will host in August, a unique collection of nearly 4,000 photographs of Marilyn Monroe, some of which were never published.
The photographs were taken by the actress’ friend, photographer Milton Green. The photos belong to the Polish Treasury and got them as payment of foreign debt in the early 1990’s.
The collection, which came to Poland last week, according to Gazeta Wyborcza, spent over a decade in cardboard boxes in New York.
The photo exhibition will run from August 6 to September 6. The Treasury plans to sell after the collection at an auction, which the date has not yet been announced. According to estimates, the price of the collection will be around 560,000 euros.
Personal items of celebrities of Michael Jackson, Marilyn Monroe, Kurt Cobain, Elvis Presley, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones and Johnny Cash, will be auctioned on July 3. The auction will include clothing, photographs, signatures, posters and musical instruments, which come from family or friends of artists, while others are “people who had lucky enough to buy many years ago, sometimes by accident”. This was said by Stephen Maycock, who was responsible for the auction to be held on July 3.
The auction is organized by Bonhams, which will also include a jacket of the late “King of Pop”, Michael Jackson, which is estimated to be worth about $19,000.
Marilyn Monroe’s dress will also be auctioned at an estimated worth of two $2,338. The auction also includes an autograph book with signatures of Johnny Cash, Ella Fitzgerald, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, with an estimated at a value of $4,676.
Similarly, those interested in the auction can do the same for the shirt of Kurt Cobain, in Nirvana’s last show held in Munich, Germany in 1994. The shirt is valued at $9,350 dollars. A harlequin costume and a pair of shoes of Freddie Mercury, will also be auctioned. The items are valued at a cost of $18,700 and $3,118 , respectively.
Uma Thurman just celebrated 42 years of life and appeared as Marilyn Monroe in a television series. In the production called “Smash”, Thurman portrays Rebecca Duvall, a movie star who wants to play in a theater as Monroe. She was then tested to perform the song “Happy birthday, Mr. President “.
The chapter of the series that embody the immortal Hollywood sex symbol will air next Monday on NBC. Next year, the actress will begin filming the sequel to “Kill Bill”, which will be Volume 3 of the history of the bride. Its release is planned for 2014, a decade after the debut of volume 2.
But when Uma, who is about to give birth to her third child, has decided to pause at work for several weeks. Uma Karuna Thurman was born on April 29, 1970 in Boston, Massachusetts.
The Cannes Film Festival this year will be under the sign of Marilyn Monroe. The actress died exactly 50 years ago in 1962. She is the protagonist of this year’s poster, which anticipates the 65th edition of the film festival. This will be taking place May 16 to 27 and will have Nanni Moretti as jury president.
Marilyn Monroe is an icon of glamor of Cannes. “At 50 years after her death, Marilyn is one of the greatest figures in the world of cinema. An icon of immortality. Her grace and power of seduction is still entirely relevant today. ”
A figure so unique, no one had dared to impersonate Monroe on the big screen, until the arrival of Michelle Williams , who was lowered into the well in the movie “My Week With Marilyn”. Williams won the award as Best Actress in the Independent Spirit Awards.