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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Traina Norell

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Traina-Norell (Firm) (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)


October 4 1955

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring a plain evening dress with fur trim designed by Triana Norell. The background features decorative columns with paper symbol cut-outs placed on the floor. A banner on the display reads "A Traina Norell evening... new autumn look. Designers Six Floor."


fifth Avenue/October 4 1955/9069m Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Subject Headings

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


binder 1




Virginia Roehl; Traina-Norell (Firm); Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Traina Norell. October 4 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Jan 2019.

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