Röntgenfoto's Monroe geveild

This image obtained on June 28, 2010 courtesy of Julien's Auction shows an X-ray of Marilyn Monroe's chest. On June 26 and June 27, 2010, Julien’s Auctions highly anticipated auction of Hollywood Legends took place at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Highlights toured Ireland, Japan and China prior to the full exhibition and auction in Las Vegas. The auction was viewed worldwide on a live broadcast by Julien’s Live. The highly publicized set of three Marilyn Monroe X-ray’s from a 1954 visit to “Cedars of Lebanon Hospital” sold for a record $45,000 USD. AFP PHOTO/JULIEN'S AUCTIONS/HANDOUT/RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE
This image obtained on June 28, 2010 courtesy of Julien's Auction shows an X-ray of Marilyn Monroe's chest. On June 26 and June 27, 2010, Julien’s Auctions highly anticipated auction of Hollywood Legends took place at Planet Hollywood Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Highlights toured Ireland, Japan and China prior to the full exhibition and auction in Las Vegas. The auction was viewed worldwide on a live broadcast by Julien’s Live. The highly publicized set of three Marilyn Monroe X-ray’s from a 1954 visit to “Cedars of Lebanon Hospital” sold for a record $45,000 USD. AFP PHOTO/JULIEN'S AUCTIONS/HANDOUT/RESTRICTED TO EDITORIAL USE AFP

Drie röntgenfoto’s van het boven- en onderlichaam van actrice Marilyn Monroe zijn bij een veiling voor 45.000 dollar verkocht, tien keer meer dan verwacht. De foto’s zijn in 1954 gemaakt bij een opname in het ziekenhuis en werden afgelopen weekend door veilinghuis Julien’s aangeboden. De naam van de koper is niet bekend gemaakt. (Reuters)