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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Linen Dress by Stella Sloat and Vegetable Mask

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Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Stella Sloat (designer)
William J. Cunningham (designer)
Dan Arje (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)


1948 – 1973

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photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring knee length sleeveless dress by Stella Sloat. The ensemble also includes heels, earrings and an elaborate garden-themed mask constructed from paper vegetables. Display includes a wooden lattice frame. A banner at the bottom of the display that reads: "How does your garden grow? With flower colored linens by Stella Sloat. Sports floor the fifth."


39296M (illegible);Bonwit Teller/ 721 5th Avenue/ New York City 10022/ New York/ Display Director: Dan Arje/ One of a series of windows with simple linen dresses as merchandise masks for the manikins were made of paper vegetables + ribbons/ Masks by Bill Cunningham + Sebastian


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