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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Designer Women's Dresses by Claire McCardell and Painting in Background

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Claire McCardell (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

May 7 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's dresses by designer Claire McCardell. The mannequins are both wearing floral patterned dresses. The background features a painting of fish, a man, and the sea.  And a banner at the bottom of the display reads "Backdrop to the sea... Bonwit's designer artistry by Claire McCardell. Sports Floor, the Fifth."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/2459A Virginia Roehl/May 7 1957/Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 2

Identifier

KA0001_000106

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Claire McCardell; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Designer Women's Dresses by Claire McCardell and Painting in Background. May 7 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 20 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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