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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Lanz and Painting by Carmen D'Avino

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Lanz (designer)
Carmen D'Avino (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)

Date

January 29 1957

Work Type

photographic prints

Measurements

8 in (width) x 10 in (height)

Description

Bonwit Teller window display featuring women's dress by Lanz, styled on a mannequin with jewelry and heeled shoes. Behind the mannequin is an oil painting entitled "Still Life" by artist Carmen D'Avino. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "Bonwit's Young American Clothes by Lanz... See the great Spring collection on our Young Seventh Floor... Bonwit's Annual Young American Artist's Window Exhibit... Still Life by Carmen D'Avino… talented artist who has worked with us on window displays."

Inscription

Fifth Avenue/ January 29 1957, 1968A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000417

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Lanz; Carmen D'Avino; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Lanz and Painting by Carmen D'Avino. January 29 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 18 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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