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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Pauline Trigère with Little Jackets, and Sculpture of Giraffe

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

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

Date

February 12 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window featuring women's ensembles by French designer Pauline Trigère. In the center of the window display is a sculpture of a giraffe made out of wooden barrels and planks. The two mannequins are wearing dresses, with a short cape and a short coat respectively. They are also both wearing hats with netted veils, heeled shoes, gloves and brooches. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Brief and Important... The little jacket costumes by Pauline Trigère... Designer's Sixth Floor."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ February 12th, 1957/ 2017A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000344

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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