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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

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Pauline Trigère; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensembles by Pauline Trigère with Little Jackets, and Sculpture of Giraffe. February 12 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Nov 2019.

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