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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

Use Restrictions

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


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