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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Tina Leser with Shell Mosaics by Carl Malouf

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Tina Leser (designer)
Carl Malouf (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

January 5 1955

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's ensemble by designer Tina Leser. On bamboo easels stand two shell mosaics by artist Carl Malouf. The two mannequins are both wearing dresses and jewelry. One of the mannequins is also wearing a pair of sunglasses and is sitting cross legged on the floor. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's Sea Belles... our exciting '55 collection for South by Tina Lesser... Sports Fifth Floor... Bonwit's Sea shells... original shell mosaics by Carl Malouf"

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ January 5, 1955/ 7470m Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 4

Identifier

KA0001_000302

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Tina Leser; Carl Malouf; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Tina Leser with Shell Mosaics by Carl Malouf. January 5 1955. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Jul 2019.

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