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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Adele Simpson and Paper-Cuts by Jospeh Zalewski

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Adele Simpson (designer)
Joseph Zalewski (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)


May 3 1955

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring a summer dress by Adele Simpson. The background features a hanging paper scupture by Joseph Zalewski. The mannequin is wearing a floral print dress, heeled shoes, jewelry, fur wrap and gloves. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Summery view of The New York Couture now at Bonwit's... dress by Adele Simpson. Sixth Floor Salon. Paper-cuts by well-known artist. Joseph Zalewski."


Fifth Ave/May 3rd/8146M Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller


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