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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)
Nathan Strong (designer)
Worsinger (photographer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

July 25 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 including 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 25, 1955/Bonwit Teller/1270 Worsinger

Related Terms

Kellen Design Archives

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000197

Citation

Nathan Strong; Worsinger; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Evening Ensemble with Fur Wrap by Nathan Strong and Ornate Dresser. July 25 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 17 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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