Even in the hallowed halls of ritzy Hollywood, few people have come to define the idea of celebrity as Marilyn Monroe did during her short, brilliant time at the top. As a woman who seemed to know her own worth and power, she was an intoxicating character in the public eye, and an inspiration to many. Her films have produced some of the most memorable and sensational moments of all time, and her style and seduction worked their way so powerfully into the popular culture that she remains a massive icon today, decades after her tragic passing.
For a celebrity of such exceptional beauty and defined style, Christian’s style of portraiture can produce incomparable results. He has painted Marilyn many times and in a number of styles, from imitations of the artwork of her time to devious twists on her classic look, such as his spectacular “Dia de los Monroe”. Browse his gallery to find one that suits you, or commission your perfect vision of Dearest Marilyn by contacting the studio today.
Christian Chapman has won worldwide acclaim for his fantastic series of portraits, depicting celebrities in his fantastic and colourful style. His unique talent for painting a portrait which feels alive with the energy of these larger-than-life personalities. Marilyn Monroe is just one of the beloved icons who have found new breaths of life under Christian’s brush. Check out the rest of his celebrity series through the studio’s online gallery.