Getty Images ‘Fan Mail’ by Slim Aarons
Slim Aarons photography of Marilyn Monroe sorting out her fan mail shortly after her film ‘The Asphalt Jungle’ had been released, circa 1952.
Giclée print on archival paper. White frame included.
About the Collection
George 'Slim' Aarons, a WWII Army photographer, returned from the war with a mission of his own: to photograph "attractive people doing attractive things in attractive places." From 1947 to 1993, on assignment for Holiday, LIFE, Vogue, and Town & Country, he traveled the world documenting the rich and famous at home and play. Slim's iconic photographs, the best of which are gathered here, provide a rare glimpse into a golden age of wealth, privilege, beauty, and leisure.