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Most Monroe fans remember the actress by popping "Some Like it Hot" in the DVD player or reading a Monroe biography. However, most of us have a lot less cash than Rihanna. So when RiRi wanted to honor Monroe, she went all out. The Barbadian singer reportedly dropped $160,000 to commission a Monroe portrait made entirely of Swarovski crystals! The work of art is 5'5" tall and weighs 182 lbs., according to MTV. It features Monroe's expressionless face made of 65,000 little sparklers, and reportedly hangs in her L.A. home.

Celebrity Tributes to Marilyn Monroe

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Screen siren Marilyn Monroe died 52 years ago on Aug. 5. In remembrance of her shocking death at age 36, check out the ways that stars such as Rihanna, Kate Upton, and Mariah Carey have paid tribute to the blond bombshell.