Said to be the only known picture of Liz Taylor posing nude, it made headlines around the world when it was released days after she died. But last night there were claims that the sensational photograph may not be of the actress after all, but instead shows a little-known U. Doubts: The picture was circulated across the world and it was claimed that the woman in it was screen legend Elizabeth Taylor. Dame Elizabeth died in March, aged 79, and when the photo emerged last week it was said to be of her at
But none has been so revealing as this. A private collector has released the only known picture of the star — then aged 24 — posing nude. It is understood to be the first time the photo has been shown publicly.
Just days after the death of one of the world's most photographed women a unique picture surfaced: a young and beautiful Elizabeth Taylor posing fully nude. That the star had allowed herself to be pictured naked raised eyebrows among fans and Hollywood historians as part of her allure was an unwillingness to be involved in explicit shots. But now it has emerged that the picture is almost certainly not of Taylor - and may well have been taken when the actress would have been eight.