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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Coat by Christian Dior and Cut Tree Trunk

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window featuring a women's coat by Christian Dior. The mannequin wears a long coat, necklace, leather gloves, heeled shoes and a fabric hat. The mannequin stands next to the cut trunk of a tree. The floor is textured to look like dirt. A banner at the bottom details the designer of the clothing as well as where to find the items - on the Fourth Floor in the Coat Salon.

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ Feb 26/ 2096A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Subject Headings

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

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000342

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Christian Dior; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Coat by Christian Dior and Cut Tree Trunk. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 24 Jan 2019.

Use Restrictions

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