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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Lanz and Artwork by Robert Rauschenberg

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Lanz (designer)
Robert Rauschenberg (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

January 29 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's ensembles by the designer Lanz. The background features an abstract mixed media piece by the artist Robert Rauschenberg. The mannequins both wear mid length dresses with puritan collars, jewelry, gloves, heeled shoes and hats. One of them holds a purse. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's young American clothes by Lanz. See the great Spring collection on our Young Seventh Floor. Bonwit's Annual Young American Artists Window Exhibit. Victoria by Robert Rauschenberg, talented artist who has worked with us on window displays."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ January 29th/ 1974A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000336

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Lanz; Robert Rauschenberg; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Lanz and Artwork by Robert Rauschenberg. January 29 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Sep 2019.

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