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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Beachwear by Cabana with Fish Sculptures in Background

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

December 23 1954

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring beachwear by Cabana. There are large fish made of fabric hanging from the ceiling. The mannequin is wearing a swimming costume with a hood and long sleeves. The look also includes a starfish brooch that is fastened a little above the waist. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's black willow wands divining Southern waters... see our collection by Cabana. Sports Fifth Floor"

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ December 23, 1954/ Bonwit Teller/ 7435m Virginia Roehl

Location

binder 4

Identifier

KA0001_000297

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Cabana; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Beachwear by Cabana with Fish Sculptures in Background . December 23 1954. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Jul 2019.

Use Restrictions

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