June 06, 2005 04:32:51 GMT
Marilyn Monroe's rose painting has been sold for an estimated $150,000 to collector David Davis
The 1962 red rose painting made by legend Marilyn Monroe, which she actually dedicated to President Kennedy, has been sold to collector David Davis, who runs an art gallery in Rhode Island, for $78,000. Along with the painting, Monroe's personal phonebook, containing hundreds of typed numbers and addresses for every person she knows, from infamous to the most celebrated ones, has gone to Golden Palace.com for $90,000. So, Monroe's items have all been sold for more than $150,000.