Bonwit Teller & Co
October 25 1955
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Bonwit Teller window display featuring an evening dress designed by Traina-Norell. The mannequin is styled with a purse and opera gloves. The background features a wall painting inspired by "Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme"-- a five-act play filled with music, dance, and singing. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's collection for the great nights, gown by Traina Norell. Designers Six Floor. Great nights at the Broadway theatre, with the Comedie Francaise."
fifth Avenue/October 25 1955/9187m Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller
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