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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Traina-Norell and Beaded Curtain

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Traina-Norell (Firm) (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 Traina-Norell party dress. A beaded curtain covers the entire display and the mannequin is posed in front of it. The mannequin is wearing a patterned dress, heeled shoes, wrist gloves, jewelry and a fur muff.  A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's after dark treasures... by Traina-Norell... Designers Salon Sixth Floor."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ September 18th, 1956, 1196A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000351

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Traina-Norell (Firm); Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Traina-Norell and Beaded Curtain. September 18 1956. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 14 Oct 2019.

Use Restrictions

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