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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Swim Ensembles by Cabana with Star Shaped Panels in Background

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

December 27 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's swim and resort ensembles by Cabana. The background features geometric, star-like pattern paneling--similar to Islamic art---with a table placed in front.  The table displays a vessel, book, and roll of bread. The two mannequins wear patterned, strapless beach dresses. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's Persian Paradise a sun and water series by Cabana. Sports Floor the Fifth."

Inscription

fifth Avenue/December 6 1955/9721m Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 1

Identifier

KA0001_000050

Use Restrictions

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


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