Natalie Portman on set for 'A Tale of Love and Darkness,' Jerusalem, Feb. 13, 2014.
Natalie Portman on set for 'A Tale of Love and Darkness,' Jerusalem, Feb. 13, 2014. Photo by Olivier Fitoussi
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If you've been to Jerusalem lately, you may have caught a glimpse of Natalie Portman filming the movie adaptation of Amos Oz's "A Tale of Love and Darkness" in the trendy yet traditional Nahlaot neighborhood.

But you don't need to be in Jerusalem to get a real-life view of the clothing the Jerusalem-born Academy Award winner wears on-screen – or at least of one of the outfits she wore in the 2011 romantic comedy "No Strings Attached," which is up for auction on Thursday.

The short-sleeve V-neck shirt and size 2 navy shorts by Urban Outfitters brand Silence + Noise that Portman wore in a scene at a farmer's market opposite Ashton Kutcher will be for sale at the Jewish Oscar auction held by the Nate D. Sanders auction house in Los Angeles.

Portman won her Oscar in 2011, when she was awarded best actress for her role in "Black Swan," in which she plays a ballet dancer who wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and slowly loses her mind.

Other Jewish Oscar memorabilia up for auction includes a Donna Karan cream-colored silk bodysuit and wool pants worn by Barbra Streisand and an expired California driver's license for comedy legend Milton Berle, who died in 2002 at the age of 93.

Although Streisand is most famous for her singing career, she won an Academy Award for best actress in 1969, for her role in "Funny Girl," and another in 1977, for "Evergreen," which won best original song in "A Star is Born."

Berle, the bespectacled comedian who emerged from vaudeville to become "the first star of television," as the New York Times wrote in its obituary, is listed on his 1991 driver's license as 6 feet tall and 164 pounds.

Another item up for auction is a wedding picture of Frank and Barbara Sinatra that was given to Berle and his wife as a gift.