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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Swimwear by Bill Blass

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Bill Blass (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a bold print bikini designed by Bill Blass. The summer themed display includes plastic streamers that hang right behind the glass of the window and sand. A banner at the bottom of the display that reads: "For the sea sprites of '66... seductive swimsuits by Bill Blass for Roxanne. Bonwit's sports floor the fifth."

Inscription

37807M

Subject Headings

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

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000216

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Bill Blass; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Swimwear by Bill Blass. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Jan 2019.

Use Restrictions

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