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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Larry Aldrich and Paper-Cuts by Jospeh Zalewski

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Joseph Zalewski (artist)
Larry Aldrich (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

May 3 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a dress by Larry Aldrich. The mannequin is wearing a floral print dress, heeled shoes, jewelry, flowered hat and gloves. The background features a hanging paper sculpture by artist Joseph Zalewski. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Summery view of The New York Couture now at Bonwit's... dress by Larry Aldrich. Sixth Floor Salon. Paper-cuts by well-known artist. Joseph Zalewski."

Inscription

Fifth Ave/May 3rd/8146M Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Subject Headings

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

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000166

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Joseph Zalewski; Larry Aldrich; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Larry Aldrich and Paper-Cuts by Jospeh Zalewski . May 3 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Jan 2019.

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