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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Evening Ensemble with Fur Wrap by Nathan Strong and Ornate Dresser

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

July 19 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's evening ensemble by Nathan Strong styled with a fur wrap, long gloves, purse, heels, and jewelry. The mannequin is posed in front of an ornate dresser with a lamp and other items. Lighting casts soft shadows throughout the display. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's fall elegance, the two piece look by Nathan Strong an eighth floor highlight."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/July 19, 1955/8633M Virginia Roehl/Bonwit Teller

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000193

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Nathan Strong; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Evening Ensemble with Fur Wrap by Nathan Strong and Ornate Dresser. July 19 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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