Marilyn Monroe Bustier, Some Like it Hot, 1959,

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Lot 150
Marilyn Monroe Bustier,
Some Like it Hot, 1959,

Sold for £ 7,800 (US$ 9,760) inc. premium
Marilyn Monroe Bustier,
Some Like it Hot, 1959,
The white and pink bustier worn in the bus scene of 'Some Like it Hot' by Marilyn Monroe, the bustier in Georgian cotton style trimmed with white lace is accompanied by a heart shaped brass plaque reading 'Designed by Orry Kelly for Marilyn Monroe 1959 (Some Like it Hot) - Donated to the Albatross, Las Flores, Malibu, by Joe E. Brown and Family 1963.

Stamps and labels inside the garment read "Custom Fitted" - "Property of United Artists" "Studio Only" - "Hollywood California" Name Marilyn Monroe" "Size Sm 37 Date 2.59. orryke."

Footnotes

  • The Albatross was for some time a club for recreation and pleasure in Las Flores, Malibu Beach, California. Joe E Brown one of the supporting cast members of Some Like it Hot frequented this club and thus presented the garment to hang in the club foyer - years later Fleetwood Mac titled their L.P. 'Albatross' after visiting the club.
Marilyn Monroe Bustier, Some Like it Hot, 1959,
Marilyn Monroe Bustier, Some Like it Hot, 1959,
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