Milton Greene’s Hollywood Portraits

Milton Greene was one of the most famous photographer’s of his day, he was especially productive and famous in the 1950s and 60s. Even though he started as a high fashion photographer his most famous work are the portraits he took of Hollywood stars. He was very close to Marilyn Monroe and even formed a film production company with her (which produced The Bus Stop and The Prince and The Showgirl) and took countless photos of her over the years. Now thousands of Milton’s photos are up for auction, some never before seen portraits of Hollywood’s most legendary stars. These are Milton’s lost Hollywood portraits.

Jane Fonda

Jane Fonda, 1965

Sammy Davis Jr

Sammy Davis Jr., 1967

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe, 1953

Barbra Streisand

Barbra Streisand, 1968

Faye Dunaway

Faye Dunaway, 1967

Janet Leigh

Janet Leigh, 1954

Audrey Hepburn

Audrey Hepburn, 1951

tippi hedren

Tippi Hedren, early 1950s

Image source: Hollywood Reporter