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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Summer Ensemble by Harvey Berin in Garden Tea Party Setting

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

May 24 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's ensemble designed by Harvey Berin. The set up of the window compliments the summery, elegant look with a grass floor and a table with flowering plants and tea sets. The mannequin is wearing a sleeveless dress with lace detail, fur wrap, jewelry, high heeled pumps, gloves, and purse. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's 'Summer Villa' gowns by Harvey Berin... Designers sixth floor."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/May 24, 1955/8315M Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000179

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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