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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Lanz and Artwork by William Harris

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Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Lanz (designer)
William Harris (artist)
Dan Arje (compiler)


January 29 1957

Work Type

photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller window display featuring dress by Lanz. The mannequin is wearing a dress, pearl jewelry, and heeled shoes while holding a hat in one hand. Behind the mannequin are two rectangular panels of art entitled "The Grand Canal" made by artist William Harris.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... The Grand Canal by William Harris... talented artist who has worked with us on window displays."


Fifth Avenue/ January 29 1957, 1975A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller


binder 5



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