Köln: Taschen, 2002. First edition. Box. Publisher's box measuring 19x16", visually reproducing de Dienes original Kodak film box. This publication is comprised of the complete archive of Hungarian phototgrapher Andre de Dienes' photographs of Marilyn Monroe, after sitting in storage since 1985. After first photographing here in 1945, de Dienes' images of the Monroe, went on the establish her career as model and eventually make her among the most iconic film stars of all time.
Included in this collection are are:
1. An extra-large format 240-page hardcover book featuring a vast selection of sumptuous photographs and excerpts from de Dienes's memoirs, printed on 150g matte stock.
2. A 608 page softcover facsimile of de Dienes's complete Marilyn memoirs and his Marilyn composite book (which includes the complete set of nearly 1000 Marilyn photos in contactsized prints).
3. A brochure containing all 24 of Marilyn's magazine covers shot by de Dienes. New in unopened publisher's shipping box. Item #48651