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Dan Arje papers ➔ Bonwit Teller Valentine's Day Themed Window Display Featuring Women's Suit by Pauline Trigère and Large Suitcase Made of Ice

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Bonwit Teller & Co (commissioner)
Virginia Roehl (photographer)
Pauline Trigère (designer)
Dan Arje (compiler)


February 4 1957

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photographic prints


8 in (width) x 10 in (height)


Bonwit Teller Valentine's Day themed window display featuring a women's suit by Pauline Trigere styled on a mannequin with a bejeweled turtle brooch, polka dotted scarf and gloves. The mannequin holds a large suitcase that is made of ice. One can distinguish a heart shape frozen within the ice of the suitcase. A banner at the bottom of the display reads "A good designer suit is the heart of the matter in fashion... by Pauline Trigere... Fourth Floor Suit Salon."


Fifth Avenue/ February 4 1957, 1990A Virginia Roehl/ Bonwit Teller


binder 5



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