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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Knit Suit Ensemble by Christian Dior and Large Vase

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

March 13 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's knit skirt suit by Christian Dior. The background features a large, floral, porcelain vase, and the flooring features a rug with a geometric, snow-flake pattern. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's suits inspired purists lines designer news by Christian Dior."

Inscription

fifth Avenue/March 11 1957/2146A Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Subject Headings

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

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0001_000076

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Christian Dior; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Knit Suit Ensemble by Christian Dior and Large Vase. March 13 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Jan 2019.

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