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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Anne Klein with Parasol and Purse, with Glass Mural by Ruth Maria Kilby

Photographic Material

Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Anne Klein (Firm) (designer)
Ruth Maria Kilby (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)


May 17 1955

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's ensemble by Anne Klein. The look features a checkered blouse with bow at the neck, dress, handbag, parasol bracelets, earrings, and heels. The display also features a glass mural by artist Ruth Maria Kilby. A banner at the bottom of the display: "Bonwit is in love with our wonderful Anne Klein Junior Sophisticates on the young seventh floor. Glass murals by Ruth Maria Kilby 'Trees'."


Fifth Avenue/ May 17 1955/ 8276M Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller


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