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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

Kellen Design Archives

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000186

Use Restrictions

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


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