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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)


May 7 1957

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


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."


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


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