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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Christian Dior

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

January 17 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (width)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's dress with a bow collar, by Christian Dior, styled on a mannequin with gloves, a hat, large rounded earrings and beaded bracelets. The display also features a painted floor that depicts a castle surrounded by water.A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's study in white for resort sitting by Christian Dior. Designers Sixth Floor."

Inscription

fifth Avenue/January 17 1956/9862m Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 1

Identifier

KA0001_000070

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Christian Dior; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Christian Dior. January 17 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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