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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Two Women's Ensembles by Anne Klein and Glass Mural by Ruth Maria Kilby

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Anne Klein (Firm) (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

May 17 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's junior ensembles by Anne Klein and a glass mural by artist Ruth Maria Killy. The mannequins stand on either side of the mural wearing sleeveless dresses, jewelry, gloves and hats. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit is in love with our wonderful Anne Klein Junior Sophisticates on young seventh floor. Glass murals by Ruth Maria Killy "Bamboo Path."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/May 17, 1955/8275M Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000178

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Anne Klein (Firm); Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Two Women's Ensembles by Anne Klein and Glass Mural by Ruth Maria Kilby. May 17 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Oct 2019.

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