George Barris (1928-2016) - Marilyn Monroe - "The Last Photos" 1962

George Barris (1928-2016) - Marilyn Monroe - "The Last Photos" 1962
C-Print, RC Paper - Signed - Artist's Proof (AP) - 1987

From the exclusive collection of Marilyn Monroe photographs taken by George Barris about two weeks before her death, August 4 1962.

Between June 1 and July 18, 1962, about two weeks before Marilyn died, George Barris became the last photographer to shoot Marilyn Monroe, known as the "Last Photos". This is a very rare AP (Artist's Proof) photograph, outside the main limited edition of 99, shot at Santa Monica Beach, published in 1987 by the Edward Weston Collection, 25 years after her death, stamped on the back.

Original color photograph on photo paper from the original negatives, extremely rare Artist's Proof (AP), hand signed and numbered. Never framed or matted, will be packed very carefully and shipped by registered mail with insurance.

Lot details
George Barris (1928-2016)
Title of artwork
Marilyn Monroe - "The Last Photos" 1962
C-Print, RC Paper
Artist's Proof (AP)
Date of print
Extremely fine
Vintage print
Printed later
Image size
18×13 cm
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