Marilyn Monroe’s Drawings Reveal Her Little-Known Artistic Life
Titled “Lover watching his love sleep,” the Conté crayon on paper is a monochromatic red sketch of a reclining nude woman filling the frame with a view of a nude male figure drawn from behind. The drawing is unsigned and framed in a gilt wood frame.
Image rights: Courtesy of Julien's Auctions
From the Estate of Lee Strasberg