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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Christmas Themed Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble with Gloves, and Christmas Tree by Valerian S. Rybar

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Valerian S. Rybar (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

November 24 1954

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a dress with a Christmas tree from Valerian S. Rybar's "Christmas Trees Through the Ages". The tree is made up of four tiered circles, each lined with bay leaves, hung with crystal pendants, and supporting crystal “candles.” The tree resembles a chandelier due to the pendants. The mannequin is wearing a long coat with gloves, and is holding a gift box adorned with Christmas bobbles.

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ November 24, 1954/ 7125m Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 4

Identifier

KA0001_000288

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Valerian S. Rybar; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Christmas Themed Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble with Gloves, and Christmas Tree by Valerian S. Rybar. November 24 1954. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Sep 2019.

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