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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Display Featuring the Perfume "White Lilac" by Mary Chess

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Cris Alexander (subject)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

1950

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring the perfume "White Lilac" by Mary Chess. The display features perfume bottles, flowers, a ceramic grinder, and a background photograph of a model, who has been identified as photographer and actor Cris Alexander. A note at the top of the photograph reads "2-White Lilac-Mary Chess-5 Ave-June 27-July 11 1950."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/June 27- July 11 1950/6279E/Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 1

Identifier

KA0001_000008

Use Restrictions

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


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