Snyder Photos Featured on MSN

Wardrobe test for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, 1952

Photos from the estate of Allan ‘Whitey’ Snyder – soon to be auctioned at Julien’s – made the MSN homepage today.

Marilyn with her River of No Return co-star, Robert Mitchum (1953)
On location for Bus Stop, 1956
On the Let’s Make Love set with choreographer Jack Cole, 1960
Wardrobe test for Something’s Got to Give, 1962



Rare Photos From Snyder Estate

On location for Niagara, 1952

Photos taken on the set of various Monroe movies – including NiagaraRiver of No Return, and The Prince and the Showgirl – are being sold by the estate of Marilyn’s make-up artist and friend, Allan ‘Whitey’ Snyder.

The colour slides are part of Julien’s Hollywood Legends 2012 auction, set for March 31. The gold cigarette lighter that Marilyn gave to Whitey, engraved with ‘Dear Whitey, while I’m still warm, Marilyn’, is also up for sale.

On location for River Of No Return, 1953

During filming of The Prince and the Showgirl, 1956 (probably taken by Jack Cardiff)