The only known nude picture was released by a private collector Jim Shaudis today. He purchased it in 1980. The photograph was a gift for her third husband Mike Todd who proposed a short time later. It was taken by friend Roddy McDowall who was also an actor.
The picture was believed to be lost. The Daily Mail reports Liz was devastated by her husbands death and it was thought in her grief she gave it to an assistant who sold it. It is supposedly the only known nude photograph of Elizabeth Taylor the private collector wanted to share it with her fans. Agencies