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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Swimwear by Bill Blass with Large Oyster Shell on Mannequin's Head

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Bill Blass (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

January 10 1967

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring swimwear by Bill Blass. The mannequin is wearing a one piece swimsuit with a large bow on the pelvis. The mannequin has a large oyster shell on its head, with a pearl positioned where its head should be. A banner at the bottom of the display reads: "Coquillage... the new seascape art by Bill Blass at Bonwit's sports floor the fifth."

Inscription

41638;Bonwit Teller/ 5th Avenue Windows/ Jan 10, 1967/ NYC/ Jan 10th 1967

Location

binder 3

Identifier

KA0001_000221

Use Restrictions

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


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