Sex Incarnate. if u asked me ... Thought by many to be a publicity stunt pulled outside a premiere, this famous pose is actually a shot from one of Marilyn Monroe's films, The Seven Year Itch. The iconic pose of this movie star has adorned countless posters, and the the white pleated halter neck dress was bought by collector Debbie Reynolds for four million dollars.
Marilyn Monroe “The Girl” ivory pleated “Subway” dress by Travilla, the most recognized costume in film history, from The Seven Year Itch. (TCF, 1955) (Sold for over 5.6 MILLION dollars at the Debbie Reynolds Auction 6/18/2011)