April 14: Julien’s Auctions Announces the David Gainsborough-Roberts Collection


Julien’s Auctions announced it would be selling the iconic Marilyn Monroe collection and archives of David Gainsborough-Roberts.

All totaled, costumes and accessories from nine of Marilyn’s films were offered for auction on November 17:

  • 1953: ”Niagara”
  • 1953: ”Gentlemen Prefer Blondes”
  • 1953: ”How to Marry a Millionaire”
  • 1954: ”There’s No Business Like Show Business”
  • 1955: ”The Seven Year Itch”
  • 1956: ”Bus Stop”
  • 1957: ”The Prince and the Showgirl”
  • 1959: ”Some Like It Hot”
  • 1960: ”Let’s Make Love”

I was honored when Darren Julien contacted me about authenticating, appraising and cataloging the David’s collection for the catalog.

Read more about the auction here.

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