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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles Inspired by Beau Brummell's "Dandyism"

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

October 19 1954

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring two women's ensembles. The display features a blue painted back-wall with a floor designed to emulate marble. The looks are based upon Beau Brummell, a man famed for his fashion and "Dandyism". The two models are wearing capri pants, variations of button down shirts, wide belts, jewelry and heeled shoes. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Our hats off to Beau Brummell... Dandy Parts by Casino"

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ October 19, 1954

Location

binder 4

Identifier

KA0001_000256

Citation

Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles Inspired by Beau Brummell's "Dandyism". October 19 1954. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 10 Dec 2019.

Use Restrictions

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


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