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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Cecil Beaton

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Cecil Beaton (designer)
Worsinger (photographer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

March 28 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's ensembles by Cecil Beaton. The mannequins are wearing different light outfits made from fine fabrics with jewelry. Both mannequins are wearing jewelry. The background features a metal ornament decorated with ribbon attached to the ceiling, with streamers on the floor as well. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Wonderfully mad, exciting, enchanting, etcetera... and all by Cecil Beaton, just for Bonwit's, negligee Salon. Third Floor. As seen in Vogue. April 1st."

Inscription

56th Street/March 28 1957/501-7Worsinger/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0001_000081

Citation

Cecil Beaton; Worsinger; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Cecil Beaton. March 28 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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




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