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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

Citation

Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Display Featuring the Perfume "White Lilac" by Mary Chess. 1950. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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


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