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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)

Date

May 31 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

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."

Inscription

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

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000182

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Lanz; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Summer Ensembles by Lanz and Parasol. May 31 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 25 Aug 2019.

Use Restrictions

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