Martin Nolan (Executive Director Julien’s Auctions), burlesque star and designer Dita Von Teese, Erik Lee Preminger (Gypsy Rose Lee’s son) and Darren Julien (President & CEO of Julien’s Auctions) hosted a special media preview today, Monday, December 1st, 2014 in celebration of the Collection of Gypsy Rose Lee which is part of the upcoming Icons & Idols: Hollywood auction taking place this weekend Dec 5-6, 2014 at Julien’s Auctions Beverly Hills.
Von Teese welcomed press and fans to the gallery and talked about her admiration of the woman who defined burlesque art and comedy, Gypsy Rose Lee. The collection features personal items from the life and career of Gypsy Rose Lee including stage costumes, trademark gloves, signed books, furnishings and many other items. For more information go to www.juliensauctoins.com.
Photo Credit: Lawrence Elbert