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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

Use Restrictions

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


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