10 Art-Inspired Halloween Costumes

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Happy Halloween! There’s no place better than the Museum to be inspired, so why not draw from our collection for your Halloween costume this year? There are plenty of spooky sights and colorful characters in our galleries to create a costume that’s unique, unusual, and artistically your own.

Take a look at 10 works of art that can make your last-minute Halloween costume your best one yet!

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Lover of visual and written art? Be inspired by your favorite book, just like this sculpture is! // "L'Etude" (1786) model by Simon-Louis Boizot, French (1743-1809); Gilded by André-Joseph Foinet, French (1758-1839). Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (est. 1756), Sèvres, France. Museum purchase with funds from the 2001 Museum Dinner and Ball, 2001.199.