On Location for "River of No Return" (1954)
To calm her nerves, the legendary blonde bombshell frequently let crew members—including makeup artist Allan "Whitey" Snyder—photograph her on set when the movie cameras weren't rolling.
Here, Vanity Fair provides a peak at lost photos of Marilyn Monroe that were showcased in a traveling exhibition curated by Pierre Vudrag.
"River of No Return"
Snyder also took this shot of Monroe posing with a real Mountie in Banff, Canada.
On Location for "Niagara" (1953)
The star poses for Snyder in upstate New York.
Before Shooting "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes" (1953)
Monroe posed for an ad for lawn furniture the night before the start of "Gentlemen Prefer Blondes." Her friend Mischa Pelz snapped this outtake.
On the Set of "The Prince and the Showgirl" (1957)
In 1957, Snyder shot Monroe in England, where she looked sweet and innocent, despite reported strain on the set of the Laurence Olivier film.
Meet 'The Talk of Hollywood'
In 1952, Lani Carlson, a sound engineer from Capital Records, pretended to be a photographer from the Associated Press and took this photo of Monroe.
Comedy classics from the '70s
Sometimes flattery will get you everywhere
Thunder only happens when it's raining—and this band went through a downpour
Fresh perspectives on aging in films that are genuinely moving or funny—and often both
Hit singles of the '70s and early '80s that had only one mission—to make you get up and dance
The Backwoods Barbie who became a country-pop icon