Dress of Marilyn Monroe sold at auction for a record amount

Платье Мерилин Монро продано на аукционе за рекордную сумму

The legendary dress of the American actress Marilyn Monroe, in which a famous blonde singing the American President John F. Kennedy “happy birthday Mr. President” was sold for a record price at auction Julien’s in Los Angeles.

Платье Мерилин Монро продано на аукционе за рекордную сумму
Originally the dress was estimated at three million dollars, but the true connoisseurs of art offered for the outfit, hand embroidered with crystals 2500, 4.8 million dollars. Prior to this record amount was considered again the same dress Marilyn Monroe, sold in 2011 for $ 4.6 million.

Before going into a private collection, the outfit will stay at the exhibition Ripley’s “Believe It Or Not” in Hollywood that he was able to see as many people as possible.
Recall that the Hollywood star was found dead at the age of 36 in his bed. Versions of the reasons for its demise and are still very diverse — from an overdose before the murder.