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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Dress by Maurice Rentner with Fur Wrap

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

January 17 1956

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's dress by designer Maurice Rentner, styled on a mannequin with earrings, opera gloves, and a fur wrap. The display also features a painted floor that depicts a castle surrounded by water. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Delicate exotics for the South Bonwits Tina Leser Designs. Sports Floor, the fifth."

Inscription

fifth Avenue/January 17 1956/9865m Virgina Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 1

Identifier

KA0001_000066

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Maurice Rentner; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Dress by Maurice Rentner with Fur Wrap. January 17 1956. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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


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