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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Spring Ensemble by B.H. Wragge and Wooden Geometric Figure

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
B.H. Wragge (abridger)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

April 16 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's ensemble by B.H. Wragge from his Spring collection. The mannequin is wearing a pleated, mid-length skirt and blouse that is paired with gloves, jewelry, skirt, blouse, and hat. The background features a plain wall with strong casting shadows and a geometeric, human-like figure composed of wooden blocks. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit salutes the B.H. Wragge Look... his new spring collection. Sports floor, the Fifth."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/April 16 1957/2333A Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0001_000096

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Spring Ensemble by B.H. Wragge and Wooden Geometric Figure . April 16 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Jul 2019.

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