Rare Marilyn Monroe artifacts on the auction

The letter from Monroe’s personal secretary and press agent, Pat Newcomb/Portrait of the actress as she poses on the terrace outside her home in Hollywood, California, May 1953. (Henry Aldridge & Son/Alfred Eisenstaedt/Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)

Very rare items from the final years of Marilyn Monroe’s life are for auction in the uk on Saturday.

The auction includes a typed receipt from the star’s psychiatrist Dr. Ralph R. Greenson. Typed on personalized stationery from the doctor’s office, the receipt notes that Monroe was billed “and$1250.00 for professional services” on 30 June 1962, just six weeks before her death at the age of 36.

The receipt, which was sent to the star post box in Los Angeles, has a pre-sale estimate of $523 $785.


A letter from Monroe’s personal secretary and press agent, Pat Newcomb is also up for auction. In the letter to the Monroe discusses the star schema and is signed: “Love, Pat.” The note dates from around 1960, according to auction house Henry Aldridge & Son.

The typed receipt of the Marilyn Monroe, psychiatrist Dr. Ralph R. Greenson (Henry Aldridge & Son)

The letter has a pre-sale estimate of $392 $654.

“These two pieces relate to two of the most important people in her life just before her suicide, her Doctor and her publicist and confidant,” auctioneer Andrew Aldridge told Fox News by e-mail.

A rare four pages of Marilyn Monroe, the calendar of 1955 will also be auctioned. The calendar, which in the original envelope, has a pre-sale estimate of $785 to $1,046.

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