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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Display Featuring Plaid Woman's Top and Solid Skirt by Tina Leser and Costumed Wire Figure

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Tina Leser (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

August 23 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a plaid dress designed by Tina Leser on a mannequin styled with hat and handbag. The background features a figure made of chicken wire and costumed in fabric in the fashion of a Scottish Highlander costume. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "BONWITS FOR CASHMERE, blanket plaids and wools touched with cashmere by Tina Leser Sports Floor, the Fifth."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/August 23, 1955/8820m Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 1

Identifier

KA0001_000004

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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