Unseen Marilyn Monroe photographs including rare unflattering image from ex-husband with note, signed Playboy mag and more could fetch up to USD15,000 – 11kGBP – at auction.

The rare lots many of which have never been seen before will go under the hammer with Heritage Auctions next week -NOV 11TH- in Dallas in Texas, USA, and online now.

The most expensive lot are 20 images of Marilyn during a visit to Korea in 1954, some in military-style attire in the mess hall, others onstage dressed up and more – with a current bid of USD2,000 – 1.5kGBP.