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Gypsy Rose Lee was in a posthumous Follies.American actress and burlesque entertainer Gypsy Rose Lee circa (Photo by Pictorial Parade/Archive Photos/Getty Images) Glamour Vintage, Glamour Hollywoodien, Vintage Fur, Old Hollywood Glamour, Mode Vintage, Vintage Hollywood, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Ladies, Vintage Fashion

Enter The Captivating World Of Burlesque In The 1950s

Today, burlesque is nothing short of an art form. Performers both male and female combine the most explosive aspects of costumery, dance, comedy and thea...

'Roll Call' Dude Goes All Tim Gunn When He Discovers Janet Yellen Sometimes Wears The Same Outfit Space Girl, Space Age, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Pinup, Tim Gunn, Vintage Space, Science Fiction Art -&nbspwipwapweb Resources and Information.

Space girl. a bit risque

In Gypsy Rose Lee works on her novel, The G-String Murders, published by Simon & Schuster.

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Gertrude McCoy by Bassano, 1924 vintage dress costume butterfly wings beaded white fashion style designer couture era formal evening gown Vintage Costumes, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, White Fashion, Vintage Dress, Gothic Fashion, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Images

Gertrude McCoy - 12 November 1924 - Photo by Bassano - © National Portrait Gallery, London

Gypsy Rose Lee is pictured with her sister, June Havoc, at June’s Manhattan apartment in six years before Gypsy’s death. Classic Hollywood, Old Hollywood, Gipsy Rose, Old Portraits, Family Portraits, Gypsy Rose Lee, Vintage Burlesque, Family Relations, Guys And Dolls

In "American Rose," Karen Abbott writes the book on Gypsy Rose Lee

Famed stripper was more than her stage persona

Gypsy Rose Lee was an American burlesque entertainer and vedette famous for her striptease act. She was also an actress, author, and playwright whose 1957 memoir was made into the stage musical and film Gypsy. Gypsy Rose Lee, Dark Horse Video, Vintage Burlesque, Burlesque Costumes, Beauty Studio, Vintage Girls, Up Girl, Vintage Beauty, Old Hollywood

Minsky’s Burlesque

At the height of its popularity in the 1920s and '30s, burlesque was the poor man's Ziegfeld's Follies. A man of means spent upwards of five dollars, which wasn't chicken feed in those days, to ogle...

Satanic strippers: Vintage photos of burlesque performers dancing with the devil (For more info and photos, visit Dangerous Minds Dance Numbers, Marcus Black, Female Dancers, Vintage Burlesque, Gypsy Rose, Partner Dance, Dangerous Minds, Burlesque Costumes, Vintage Halloween

Satanic strippers: Vintage burlesque performers dance with the devil

Actress Marian Martin in a Satan-themed burlesque cape. Martin actually played a dancer named ‘Pinky Lee’ in the 1943 film, ‘Lady of Burlesque’ which was based on the novel ‘The G-String Murders’ written by strip tease queen Gypsy Rose Lee. Martin was not a burlesque performer, but her costume is in the satanic burlesque spirit of this post. Of the many fun things that comes along with being a part of the diverse compendium that is Dangerous Minds, those rare days when my feet hit the floor…