Some costume pictures from exhibits at the James A. Michner Art Museum, June 2010
138 S. Pine St., Doylestown, PA 18901.
Tina and Byron Connell provided us with pictures from the Michelle Berkowitz exhibit of contemporary costumes. They also
included some other works within the museum. This show was running at the same time as the Icons of Costume which had photography restrictions.
There are also a few pictures saved from the museums website at the bottom of this page.
James A. Michener Art Museum
Michelle Berkowitz: Contemporary Costumes
Icons of Costume - Hollywood's Golden Era and Beyond
Click pictures for larger images:
Summer Breeze Evening Gown 1
Summer Breeze Evening Gown 2
Summer Breeze Evening Gown 3
Summer Breeze Evening Gown 4
Spring Garden Ball Gown 1
Spring Garden Ball Gown 2
Spring Garden Ball Gown 3
Spring Garden Ball Gown 4
Spring Garden Ball Gown 5
Spring Garden Ball Gown 6
Spring Garden Ball Gown 7
Spring Garden Ball Gown 8
Sneek peek of Icons of Fashion
Loretta Young, The Men in Her Life, 1941.
Design: Charles Le Maire. Maize gown, chenille trio on hoop skirt,
picture hat, chiffon streamers, mink muff. Private Collection.
Marlene Dietrich, Shanghai Express, 1932.
Design: Travis Banton. Black silk velvet, glass beads. Private Collection.
Ryan O'Neal, Barry Lyndon, 1975. Design: Milena
Canonero/Ulla-Britt Söderlund. Beige raw silk court coat and vest,
stockings, slippers. Private Collection.
Ingrid Bergman, Cactus Flower, 1969. Design:
Moss Mabry. Aquamarine satin gown, studded with pearls and rhinestones.
Barbara Stanwyck, The Great Man's Lady, 1942.
Design: Edith Head. Black velvet gown, silver bugle beads.