Thursday, May 23, 2013

Marilyn Monroe's Modeling Days


Before she became a famous movie star Marilyn Monroe was a teenage model with big dreams. She was discovered in 1945 while working in a factory. It's easy to see why she became one of the most photographed women in the world.


1945 ~ Photographed by Andre de Dienes

1945 ~ Photographed by David Conover

1945

One of her first magazine covers

1946 ~ Photographed by Joseph Jasgur

1946 ~ Photographed by Joseph Jasgur

1947


She often posed nude


1947

1948 ~ Photographed by Ed Coonenwerth

1948

1949 ~ Photographed by Bruno Bernard