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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Tina Leser and Illustrated Background

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Tina Leser (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

January 2 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's ensemble by Tina Leser. In the background of the display is a large, somewhat abstract illustration of a ship in water. The illustration is composed of many different types of lines. The mannequin is wearing a "Southern" style dress with heeled shoes. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's for significant southern fashion... this by Tina Leser... Sports Floor the Fifth."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ January 2 1957/ 1832A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000407

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Tina Leser; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Ensemble by Tina Leser and Illustrated Background. January 2 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 16 Jul 2019.

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