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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Christian Dior

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Christian Dior (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)


January 17 1955

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (width)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's dress with a bow collar, by Christian Dior, styled on a mannequin with gloves, a hat, large rounded earrings and beaded bracelets. The display also features a painted floor that depicts a castle surrounded by water.A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's study in white for resort sitting by Christian Dior. Designers Sixth Floor."


fifth Avenue/January 17 1956/9862m Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Subject Headings

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


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Virginia Roehl; Christian Dior; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Christian Dior. January 17 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jan 2019.

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