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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Summer Ensembles by Lanz and Parasol

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

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


May 31 1955

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring sleeveless summer dresses by Lanz. The mannequin on the left wears a lighter colored patterned dress with jewelry, gloves, and a matching parasol, while the mannequin on the right wears a polka dotted dress with pearly buttons and a hat. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit gives you the Lanz of your summer life... young seventh floor."


Fifth Avenue/May 31st, 1955/8353M Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

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Kellen Design Archives


binder 3



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