” The Marilyn Monroe Trip 9 ”
Serigraph printed in USA 1968,
Paper Size: Vellum paper 11.25 x 11.75 inch
Certificate of Authenticity Is Included
Bert Stern: (1929 – 2013) the son of Jewish immigrants, He was raised in Brooklyn N.Y. He first work for Look magazine, then art director of Mayfair magazine, he learned how to develop film and started taking his own photographs. In 1951, he was assigned to the photographic department in Japan for the US Army. His first professional assignment was for a Smirnoff Vodka advertisement. By the late 1970’s Stern returned to the U.S. Based in New York, he continued to shoot the most famous models, musicians and actors throughout the 1980’s and 1990’s, including Madonna and Kate Moss. He was the subject of the 2010 documentary, “Bert Stern: Original Madman, ” directed by his secret wife, Shannah Laumeister.