Marilyn Monroe, Kate Moss, Pelé and the Queen meet up at Bonhams next week
Marilyn Monroe, Kate Moss, Pel and the Queen meet up at Bonhams next week
Exceptional photographs presenting these stars and many more are to go under the hammer
A selection of celebrity images, featuring Marilyn Monroe, Kate Moss, Courtney Love, Jennifer Aniston, Pel and the Queen, are to be sold at Bonhams, Knightsbridge as part of its Vision 21 sale on 16 March 2011.The pictures include four intimate shots of Marilyn Monroe - In the Garden, On the Beach, At the Window and On the Sofa - taken by acclaimed 20th century photographer, George Barris, in 1962 (each estimated at 400 - 600).
Marilyn Monroe collectors will also be excited to see this excellent signed page from the star away from the sale.
You can't smoke in here, luv...Kate in Blue Cafe 2005
There aretwo images of the Queen - Andy Warhol's Queen Elizabeth II from his Reigning Queens series (estimate 20,000 - 30,000) and Chris Levine's Lightness of Being, 2008 (estimate 2,000 - 3,000); and a photograph of Kate Moss by Mario Testino, Kate in Blue Cafe, 2005 (estimate 500 - 800). Other lots include Dawn Mellor's Jennifer, 2000, which depicts a double-headed Jennifer Aniston (estimate 3,000 - 5,000); a picture of Courtney Love by Stella Vine, entitled Courtney Blue Dress, 2006 (estimate 4,000 - 6,000); and an image of Pel by Marc Quinn, which is signed by the celebrated Brazilian footballer.