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Bert Stern, Marilyn jewels down the back

Bert Stern Marilyn jewels down the back, 2011

View in a room Photography 18.9 x 13 inch 1 remaining copy


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Bert Stern, Marilyn jewels down the back
  • Offered by the gallery

    Paris - France

  • Authenticity

    Work sold with an invoice from the gallery
    and a certificate of authenticity

  • Signature

    Signed artwork

  • Medium

    Photography : inkjet

  • Themes

    Icons, Nude, Portrait

  • Support

    Photography on baryta paper

  • Type

    Numbered and limited to 50 copies

  • Dimensions cm | inch

    18.9 x 13 inch

  • Framing

    Not framed

  • Collector’s Guide

  • About the artwork

    Dimension papier : 33 x 48 cm
    Dimension photo : 25.4 X 25.4 cm

    Tirage 2011

    Les photos de Marilyn ont été prises à l'occasion de la fameuse dernière séance (Last sitting), qui eut lieu entre Bert Stern et Marilyn Monroe. Ce fut sa dernière séance de pose avant son décès, en août 1962.

    Ces photos sont signées et numérotées au verso, avec cachet, signature et date au verso.
    De même, le certificat fut complété, signé, numéroté et titré par Bert Stern de son vivant.

    Artwork sold in perfect condition

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    • marilyn monroe


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Bert Stern

Born in: 1929 United States

Famous artist


Bertram Stern, also known as of Bert Stein was born on October 3, 1929 in Brooklyn, New York (USA).

Fashion photographer and specialist of portraits of stars, it is world renowned for The Last Sitting, a collection of 2,500 photographs taken of Marilyn Monroe over a period of three days, six weeks before it dies, in 1962, taken to the Vogue magazine. Stern published Marilyn Monroe: The Complete Last Sitting in 1992.

He has also conducted Jazz on a Summer's Day (1959), a documentary film on the jazz festival in Newport in 1958. In 1999, the film has been selected by the Library of Congress of the United States to be retained by the National Film Registry.

Stern has worked as a photographer for Lolita Stanley Kubrick, and he took the photographs of Sue Lyon for the displays of the film which became famous. He also photographed Audrey Hepburn for the number of 1963 of Vogue Paris1, Elizabeth Taylor, Madonna, Kylie Minogue, Drew Barrymore and Lindsay Lohan (recreating The Last Sitting), among others, in addition to his work for the advertising.

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