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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Display Featuring a Solid Women's Ensemble by Tina Leser and Glass and Fabric Panel in the Background

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Dan Arje (was created by)
Bonwit Teller & Co (was created by)
Virginia Roehl (was created by)
Adele Simpson (was created by)

Date

August 23 1955

Work Type


Measurements

8 in () x 10 in ()

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a solid suit designed by Tina Leser on a mannequin styled with a hat and fur shawl. The background features a fabric and glass panel structure. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Modern design. Bonwit's long-bodied Postillion Suits... this by Adele Simpson, Fourth Floor Suit Salon."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/August 23rd/8842M/Virginia Roehl /Bonwit Teller

Subject Headings

Department stores [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85037015]
Show windows [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85122112]

Location

binder 1

Identifier

KA0001_000012

Citation

Dan Arje; Virginia Roehl; Adele Simpson. Bonwit Teller Display Featuring a Solid Women's Ensemble by Tina Leser and Glass and Fabric Panel in the Background. August 23 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 14 Aug 2018.

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