Marilyn upper half
Poor Marilyn, armless and legless

Thanks for coming!

| For nearly two years, Marilyn Monroe has held court on the main downtown intersection of Palm Springs, a veritable magnet for locals and visitors alike.

Alas, she is now on her way to New Jersey, riding on a flat-bed truck, after a good-bye party thrown by the city and attended by thousands.

While the statue by sculptor J. Seward Johnson was wildly popular, the Los Angeles Times art critic thought otherwise: Some like it not: Grotesque 'Forever Marilyn' leaving Palm Springs

Marilyn in situ‚Äč

Last updated on Apr 29, 2016

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