Bonwit Teller & Co
January 5 1955
8 in (width) x 10 in (height)
Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's ensembles by Tina Leser. The mannequins are placed on the left side of a bamboo easel which display two original shell mosaics by artist Carl Malouf. One wears floral embroidered dress, jewelry, a small jacket, and heeled shoes. The other wears a sleeveless romper in floral print. 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"
Fifth Avenue/ January 5, 1955/ 7469m Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller
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