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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Summer Dresses by Lanz and Geometric, Paper Structures of Chickens

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


May 28 1957

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's summer dresses by Lanz. Both mannequins are wearing patterned dresses, shoes, gloves, and beaded jewelry. The floor is covered in sand and chickens made of structured cardboard are positioned throughout.  A banner at the bottom of the display reads "All in a summer's Lanz... from Bonwit's young seventh floor."


Fifth Avenue/2676A Virginia Roehl/May 28 1957/Bonwit Teller


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