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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Beachwear by Cabana

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Cabana (architect)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

June 14 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring beachwear by Cabana. One mannequin is posed with its back to the display, while the other wears an embroidered outfit with a silken jacket over it, The floor of the display is covered in sand. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Prophetic beach fashion. Bonwit's sand-and-white ensembles by Cabana. Sports fifth floor."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/June 7th, 1955/8437M Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Related Terms

Anna-Maria and Stephen Kellen Design Archives

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000186

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Cabana; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Beachwear by Cabana. June 14 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Jun 2019.

Use Restrictions

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