Category: candid

Grace Jones, 1986 Ph. Sam Bolton

Tony Ward and Madonna, "Love Ball 2: The Crowning Glory" Benefit, May 22, 1991 Ph. Ron Galella

Tony Ward during Herb Ritts Birthday Party, L.A., Saturday August 12 1989 Ph. Barry King 

Tony Ward & Madonna on their way to Madonna’s 32nd Birthday Party, Friday August 09, 1991, Ph. #1 Ron Galella Ph. #2 Barry King

Tearful Marilyn Monroe in passenger seat of car beside her lawyer Jerry Giesler after announcing her divorce to baseball great Joe DiMaggio. October 1st, 1954 Ph. George Silk

Madonna and Tony Ward at photographer Herb Ritts’ Birthday Party, August 1990 Ph. Herb Ritts

Madonna and boyfriend Tony Ward attend the Martha Graham Dance Company’s 64th Season Opening Night Gala with Special Performance of “Maple Leaf Rag” – After Party on October 2, 1990 at the Plaza Hotel in New York City. Photos by Ron Galella

Naomi Campbell & Grace Jones at Grace’s 42nd Birthday in Stringefellow’s Nightclub, New York City, 1990.

Madonna, Tony Ward, and one of Madonna’s dancers, Donna Delory.

Taken at the private party after the AIDS Project Los Angeles (APLA) benefit at the Wiltern Theater in Los Angeles, Sept. 7, 1990. The part was held at the ATLAS BAR AND GRILL, 3760 Wilshire Blvd. Today the space is Terra Cotta restaurant.

Madonna performed the “Marie Antionette” version of Vogue live this night, the night after she performed it live on the MTV Music Awards.

This is a high resolution scan of the original film negative – 256 pixels/inch. Photos by Alan Light

Marilyn Monroe photographed by Milton H Greene in a hotel room from September 1954.