Wednesday, October 5, 2016
George Barris, and Marilyn Monroe
Photographer George Barris, best known for his images of Marilyn Monroe, died last week, at 94.
Here is an obituary, from The New York Times.
The picture above, which appears in the Times story, was the last picture taken by Mr. Barris of Ms. Monroe, during her last photo session, in July of 1962; she died the next month.
(Top image photo credit: www.georgebarrisphotos.com; photo licensed by IHL/InHollywoodland; image from cover of Marilyn: Norma Jeane, copyright George Barris, 1986)