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25 Rare Photos Of "I Love Lucy" In Color

These color publicity photos and behind the scene shots from the iconic black & white TV series will blow your mind.

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You're used to seeing them like this:

But these color publicity photos and behind the scene shots - from some of your favorite episodes - might just change how you see Lucy Ricardo’s world:

1. Lucille Ball and Desi Arnaz publicity photo.


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4. On set photo in the New York apartment set (1952).

5. Vivian Vance and William Frawley with Lucille.

6. Publicity photo of Lucille and Desi with Keith Thibodeaux who played "Little Ricky".

7. I Love Lucy cast photo.

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8. On set photo from "Cuban Pals" episode (1952).

9. Publicity Christmas photo (1953).

10. On set photo of Lucy as Marilyn Monroe, from "Ricky's Movie Offer" (1954).

11. Photo from "In Palm Springs" episode (1955).

12. Lucille Ball and Harpo Marx from "Lucy and Harpo Marx" episode (1955).

13. On set photo from "Homecoming" episode (1955).

14. On set photo from "Lucy Goes to Scotland" episode (1956).

15. Photo from "Lucy in the Swiss Alps" episode (1956).

16. The iconic "Lucy's Italian Movie" episode (1956).

17. Photo from "Visitor From Italy" episode (1956).

18. On set photo with Bob Hope from "Lucy Meets Bob Hope" episode (1956).

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19. Lucille with Orson Welles, publicity photo from "Lucy Meets Orson Welles" episode (1956).

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20. Publicity photo from "I Love Lucy Christmas Show" episode (1956)

21. Behind the scenes photo of Lucille and Desi, with guest star Tallulah Bankhead, from "The Celebrity Next Door" episode (1957).

22. Behind the scenes photo from "Lucy Goes to Mexico" episode (1958).

23. Matador wardrobe shot from "Lucy Goes To Mexico."

24. Lucille & Desi in the Connecticut home set.

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Definitely check out this rare color footage shot on the I Love Lucy set:

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