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

Photographic Material


Related people/organizations

Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Lanz (designer)
William Harris (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 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."

Inscription

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

Location

binder 5

Identifier

KA0001_000419

Citation

Virginia Roehl; Lanz; William Harris; Dan Arje. Bonwit Teller Window Display Featuring Dress by Lanz and Artwork by William Harris. January 29 1957. Dan Arje papers. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 21 Sep 2019.

Use Restrictions

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