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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

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Harvey Berin; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Summer Ensemble by Harvey Berin in Garden Tea Party Setting. May 24 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 14 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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