This Marilyn Monroe Cocktail Dress Could Sell For $40k

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Julien’s Auctions and Turner Classic Movies (TCM) announced today an exclusive collection of iconic items to be presented in this blockbuster curated by the auction house to the stars together with Hollywood’s most revered purveyor of classic movies’ “JULIEN’S AUCTIONS AND TCM PRESENT: ICONS & IDOLS: HOLLYWOOD,” taking place live Saturday, December 17th and Sunday, December 18th in Beverly Hills and online at

The influence and style of Marilyn Monroe has been at the forefront of pop culture and fashion since she first lit up the silver screen in the 1950s.

This collection of important wardrobe pieces and personal items from her life and career represents her allure and continuing mystique as Hollywood’s biggest star.

Highlights include a Marilyn Monroe black wool cocktail dress (estimate: $40,000 – $60,000) identical to/or same as the one she wore in a number of photographs shot by her friend and business partner, Milton Greene on January 28th, 1955.

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