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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Resort Ensemble by B.H. Wragge and Decorative Wooden Arch

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
B.H. Wragge (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

January 9 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring a women's resort ensemble by B.H. Wragge. The mannequin is wearing a dress, gloves, jewelry, heeled shoes and is holding a hat. The mannequin is standing underneath a decorative wooden arch with trees carved into it. The floor is covered in a fine sand. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Big Splash! Bonwit's dazzling B.H. Wragge resort collection.. Sports Floor the Fifth."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ January 9 1957/ 1864A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000409

Citation

Virginia Roehl; B.H. Wragge; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Women's Resort Ensemble by B.H. Wragge and Decorative Wooden Arch. January 9 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 19 Jul 2019.

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