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Staging fashion, 1880-1920 : Jane Hading, Lily Elsie, Billie Burke / Michele Majer, [curator of the exhibition and] editor ; Lenard Berlanstein, Marlis Schweitzer, Sheila Stowell ; with contributions by BGC graduate students.

New York : Bard Graduate Center, Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture ; c2012.
New Haven : Distributed by Yale University Press, c2012.
Physical Description:
208 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Reference Library
PN2067 .S83 2012 (LC)
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Catalog published in conjunction with the exhibition, Staging Fashion, 1880-1920: Jane Hading, Lily Elsie, Billie Burke, held at the Bard Graduate Center: Decorative Arts, Design History, Material Culture, from January 17, 2012, through April 8, 2012.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Terms:
Burke, Billie, 1885-1970 -- Exhibitions.
Costume -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Costume -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Elsie, Lily, 1886-1962 -- Exhibitions.
Fashion -- History -- 19th century -- Exhibitions.
Fashion -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Hading, Jane, d. 1941 -- Exhibitions.
Theater -- France -- History -- Exhibitions.
Theater -- Great Britain -- History -- Exhibitions.
Theater -- United States -- History -- Exhibitions.
Majer, Michele.
Berlanstein, Lenard R.
Schweitzer, Marlis.
Stowell, Sheila, 1954-
Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture.

  • Introduction / Michele Majer
  • Jane Hading. Dangerous and Influential women: actresses in nineteenth-century French culture / Lenard Berlanstein
  • Jane Hading catalogue section / Michele Majer and BGC students
  • Lily Elsie. Lucile and the theatricalization of fashion / Sheila Stowell
  • Lily Elsie catalogue section / Michele Majer and BGC students
  • Billie Burke. Stylish effervescence: Billie Burke and the rise of the fashionable Broadway star / Marlis Schweitzer
  • Billie Burke catalogue section / Michele Majer and BGC students.