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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Designer Suit by Monte Sano & Pruzan and Butterfly Painting

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Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Monte-Sano & Pruzan (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)


February 22 1955

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photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's suit by Monte Sano & Pruzan. The mannequin is wearing a skirt suit set with a fur stole slung over one shoulder, gloves, heeled shoes, a hat, and jewelry. The background includes a lattice structure with leafy branches fastened to it. A canvas painted with large butterflies is displayed in the middle of the lattice. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's greets the Big City Spring with our magnificent collection of designer suits... this by Monte Sano and Pruzan... Fourth Floor Suit Salon"


Fifth Avenue/ February 22, 1955/ 7761m Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller


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