From the Rock & Roll Pop Culture Auction April 10 - 19, 2019

Greg Hildebrandt Signed Original Marilyn Monroe American Beauties Retro Pin-Up Acrylic Painting (#107)

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This beautiful original acrylic painting of Marilyn Monroe is #107 in Greg Hildebrandt’s American Beauties Retro Pin-up paintings series. Greg Hildebrandt has interpreted one of the photos from Tom Kelley’s infamous Red Velvet series, which appeared in the first issue of Playboy magazine in 1953.

Greg Hildebrandt Signed Original Marilyn Monroe American Beauties Retro Pin-Up Final Pencil Study on Red Paper

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This beautiful original final pencil study on red paper of Marilyn Monroe is part of Greg Hildebrandt’s American Beauties Retro Pin-up series. Greg Hildebrandt has interpreted one of the photos from Tom Kelley’s infamous Red Velvet series, which appeared in the first issue of Playboy magazine in 1953.

Marilyn Monroe has long been the iconic pin-up model, sex symbol, actress, and legend on a global scale. In this beautiful original acrylic painting and this original final pencil study on red paper, Greg Hildebrandt has interpreted one of the photos from Tom Kelley’s infamous Red Velvet series, which appeared in the first issue of Playboy magazine in 1953. Greg has always regarded Monroe as the ultimate pin-up. Her alluring and enigmatic presence has captivated audiences for generations. There is nothing more exquisite than this expertly crafted acrylic painting and this final pencil rendering of this mesmerizing woman in all of her youth and glamour.