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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Maurice Rentner and Beaded Curtain

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Maurice Rentner (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

September 18 1956

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a party dress by designer Maurice Rentner. A beaded curtain covers the entire display and the mannequin is posed in front as if in the middle of dancing. The mannequin is wearing a short sleeved dress with a bow back, heeled shoes and shoulder length gloves. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's after dark treasures... by Maurice Rentner... Designers Salon Sixth Floor."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ September 18th, 1956, 1195A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000350

Use Restrictions

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


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